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Low budget easy to build 20 meter Antenna. Post 2000.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfhrMqZAlmg. If you need an inexpensive, easy to build 20 meter antenna, then this homebrew special from Denis (VE3BF) is what you need.  Denis does an excellent job of taking us step-by-step through the design, construction, testing, and use process. Here are the materials needed for this simple vertical antenna: Build an easy and inexpensive portable antenna for 20 meters and other bands. Parts used: 8 foot fence rail for the mast TV antenna roof tripod 1/2 or 3/4 inch diameter galvanized conduit pipe 6 x 9 inch cedar board 4 pipe saddle clamps 2 hose clamps 1 stainless steel 108 inch whip LDG RU-4:1 Unun 75 feet of 14 gauge wire 50 ohm coax Antenna calculator http://www.66pacific.com/calculators/... ------------------- For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please visit these websites: http://www.HawaiiARRL.info. http://www.arr

Low budget easy to build 20 meter Antenna. Post 1923.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfhrMqZAlmg. If you want an inexpensive, easy-to-build 20 meter vertical antenna for portable or emergency use, then this homebrew vertical designed by Denis (VE3BF) may be what you need. Denis takes you step-by-step through the design, building, and testing phase of this remarkably simple antenna.  Denis also supplies a list of materials which can be used to make this "field operations" antenna. Here's what you'll need to make this antenna: An 8-foot/2.43 meters fence rail. A TV roof top tripod. A 1/2 in/1.27 cm to 3/4 in/1.905 cm diameter galvanized conduit pipe. A 6 in X 9 in/15.24 cm X 22.86 cm cedar board. 4 pipe saddle clamps. 2 hose clamps. One 108 in/274.32 cm stainless steel whip. LDG RU-4:1 balun. 75 feet/2.86 meters of #14 AWG wire. Have fun with this simple, sturdy 20 meter vertical antenna. Thanks for joining us