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DX Engineering 43 Foot 160 to 10 Meter Vertical Antenna Pt 1 of 3. Post 1859.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6dEHL5Mw0Q. Although I've never owned a DX Engineering MBVE-1 Multiband HF Vertical Antenna, I've seen these beauties in action and can highly recommend this antenna for those wanting to establish a serious DX antenna. In this video, "David S" begins a three-part series on the MVBE-1 Vertical Antenna, taking us step-by-step through the unpacking, ground and radio preparation, construction, testing, and final on-air operation. David approaches his task with enthusiasm and a touch of humor, since assembly of this antenna is far from easy.  David pays particular attention to detail and the building of a decent support and ground radial system.  In parts 2 and 3, we learn how to correctly assemble the antenna and conduct preliminary testing of the system. Tuning is accomplished by using the DX Engineering multiband vertical UNUN and your i