If you're having trouble viewing this video, please insert the following URL into your browser search box: https://youtu.be/nffrrFmf0XE. Here is a simple, effective, and easily assembled 40 meter 1/2 wave dipole antenna from the "NZRadioGuy." This antenna is sturdy (notice the pvc strain support for the coaxial feed line) and can be used in a variety of amateur radio applications, from home to portable/emergency use. Most of the materials can be obtained from your junk box or from the nearest hardware or home improvement store. For the latest Amateur Radio news and events, please check out the blog sidebars. These news feeds are updated daily. You can follow our blog community with a free e-mail subscription or by tapping into the blog RSS feed. Thanks for joining us today! Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).