Ham Radio: Sloper Antenna-positives and negatives.


Another popular HF antenna for portable and emergency use is the sloping dipole,  commonly called "The Sloper."  The antenna is easy-to-make and needs only one main support.

In the video, Tim (G5TM) discusses both the positives and negatives of this simple HF antenna.

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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).

Here are a few comments from Tim (G5TM):

Lots of folks you are into portable work, POTA, SOTA use end fed half waves, with 40 metres a very popular band. Often, these are deployed as a sloper. What are the pros and cons of these? Connect with my channel by subscribing and commenting.

Tim G5TM


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