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HAM RADIO: Your First HF Antenna-how to work out what you can install

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  This video from Tim (G5TM) is one of my favorite introductions to antenna building and experimentation. Whether you're a newly licensed ham or an experienced radio amateur, this video provides all of the information you'll need to design, build, test, and use a variety of basic HF antennas. Tim's presentation is easy to understand-even the math involved is simple and direct. This video belongs in your reference library. If  you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OxiCMiEik6I. Thanks for joining us today. Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM). Here are some comments from Tim (G5TM): Maybe this is the time to install your first HF antenna at home? Let’s look at how you can calculate how much wire you can squeeze into your garden! Chapters View all Introduction 0:00 The maths 2:19 How much space 3:45 Angle 9:35 Transcript Follow along using the transcript. Show transcript Tim G5TM 13.1K subscribers Video

Quick Deploy Amateur Radio Antennas

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  Do you need an easily deployed antenna for portable or emergency operations?  If you do, then this video from Rich Westerberg (N0HJZ) will answer that question. Rich shows how to set up, deploy, and use "antennas for SHTF or Emergency Preparedness." Rich's suggestions will prove useful for those preparing for the next ARRL Field Day event or for an impromptu SOTA/POTA expedition. If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2U3RLtY5yw. Thanks for joining us today. Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM). Here are a few comments from Rich (N0HJZ): Quick Deploy Amateur Radio Antennas | Antennas For SHTF Or Emergency Preparedness. Looking for ideas for quick deploy amateur radio antennas? Need a quick set up for SHTF or emergency preparedness? Need a good antenna set-up for mobile use? Here are a few ideas for you that have been tested and worked for me. Quick Deploy Amateur Radio Antennas | Ant

On All Bands-An Amateur Radio Blog

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"Field Day Gear Series Part 3:  Portable HF Antennas." Views expressed in this Amateur Radio Antenna discussion are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Accessed on 15 May 2024, 2132 UTC. Content and Source:  https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/FMfcgzGxTNtmhXptwZjDRWWWwPXNwWhV/DXEngineering.com. Please scroll down to read the full article from "On All Bands" from DXEngineering.com. Thanks for joining us today. Russ Roberts (https://www.simplehamradioantennas.com). "" "OnAllBands - An Amateur Radio Blog by DX Engineering 1" Edit Unfollow " Field Day Gear Series Part 3: Portable HF Antennas " May 15, 2024 If you’re looking for proven, highly transportable, and easy-to-deploy options for getting on the air during the 2024 ARRL Field Day (June 22-23), you can’t go wrong with any number of   portable HF antennas available at DXEngineering.com . This article represents just a sampling of what you’ll find online. Let’s begin our sur