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Simple Ham Radio Antennas--Portable HF With Four Antenna Review Mojave Desert, CA

If you're unable to view this video, please insert this title link into your browser search box: This is post #923 in a continuing series on Simple Ham Radio Antennas. Interesting antenna test video from "VideosByDFP."  This field test involved the following antennas: Alpha Loop, Sr; Alpha vertical; Alpha Modo; and the Alpha EZ Military.  Rigs used in the test included the Icom IC-720D with the LDG-IT-100 Autotuner and the Yaesu FT-857D with the LDG YT-100 Autotuner.  The antenna tests were conducted between 15 October and 18 October 2015 in the upper Mojave Desert, about 120 miles/189 km north of Los Angeles, California.  Intriguing video that may give you some ideas about your next portable/emergency antenna. For the latest Amateur Radio News and Information, please visit For ARRL news applicable to Hawaii radio amateurs, please visit Be sure to check o