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Random Wire Antennas using the LDG 9:1 UnUns

The random length wire antenna is one of the most popular antennas available to radio amateurs.  Coupled with a 9:1 UnUn, a decent counterpoise system, and an "antenna tuner", you can work the world with a convenient length of wire. If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: This is post 2790 in a continuing series of simple ham radio antennas. In this video, Peter (G3OJV) from the Waters & Stanton Video Channel discusses the theory and practice of random length wire antennas--paying particular attention to the use of a 9:1 UnUn and a good counterpoise system. Here are few thoughts from Peter: The Random Wire Antenna is popular with Ham Radio operators around the world. But how does it work, and does it work! Peter g3ojv, takes a look at it and relates his experience. ----- Thanks for joining us to