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Show Notes #319: HF Homebrew Antennas Deep Dive

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Segment 1 (Deep Dive)

Simple Homebrew Antennas for HFAll-Band or Multi-BandG5RV (+ other variants)G7FEKDipoles (Random Length, Double Zepp, Trapped, Fan, Folded, Cobbweb, Octopus, OCFD)EFHWMagloopSingle BandDipoles (Horizontal, Vertical, Hatted (T frame/H frame))Verticals (1/4 wave, 3/8 wave) EFHWDelta LoopQuad LoopSterba Curtain Discussion Topics for Each TypeAdvantagesDisadvantagesNVISabilityMaterials/ComponentsEase of construction/Necessary skillsLoss/EfficiencyRadation patternGrounding/Ground planes/NoiseNative/Overall SWR/ImpedanceCostTools: VNA, Analyzer, Dummy Load […]

LHS Episode #319: HF Homebrew Antennas Deep Dive

Welcome to Episode 319 of Linux in the Ham Shack, the first episode of the new decade. In this episode, the hosts discuss what you might need in terms of money, knowledge, supplies and elbow grease to build a number of different effective HF antennas, both single- and multi-band. If you were wondering if […]

LHS Episode #319: HF Homebrew Antennas Deep Dive

Welcome to Episode 319 of Linux in the Ham Shack, the first episode of the new decade. In this episode, the hosts discuss what you might need in terms of money, knowledge, supplies and elbow grease to build a number of different effective HF antennas, both single- and multi-band. If you were wondering if […]

LHS Episode #319: HF Homebrew Antennas Deep Dive

Welcome to Episode 319 of Linux in the Ham Shack, the first episode of the new decade. In this episode, the hosts discuss what you might need in terms of money, knowledge, supplies and elbow grease to build a number of different effective HF antennas, both single- and multi-band. If you were wondering if […]