Skip to main content

Posts

Showing posts with the label More 14 MHz contacts USA contacts with a half square antenna.

More 14 MHz USA contacts with a half square antenna. Post 1687.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_lmzHe40O0. Australian radio amateur Peter Parker (VK3YE) continues his QRP experiments on a nearby beach.  This time, he uses a half square antenna mounted in the wet sand to establish some excellent contacts with the USA.  A half square antenna is fairly easy to build and it delivers a bit more gain over a 1/2 wave horizontal dipole antenna. For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please visit these web sites: http://www.HawaiiARRL.info. http://www.arrl.org. http://www.arrl.org/arrl-audio-news (a weekly podcast which is updated each Friday afternoon). https://oahuarrlnews.wordpress.com. https://hamradiohawaii.wordpress.com. https://bigislandarrlnews.com. https://www.eham.net. http://www.southgatearc.org. Thanks for joining us today. Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).