Sunday, September 13, 2015

Simple Ham Radio Antennas--A Simple Wire Tuner. Post #540.


If you're having trouble seeing this video, please insert this URL into your browser search box: https://youtu.be/6QwBiz_LB9M.  In this video, Stan Gibilisco (W1GV) show us how to build a simple line "tuner" for feeding random wire antennas, especially half-wave end-fed wires.  Used with this simple tuner and a counterpoise system, a random wire antenna can be used effectively and efficiently on amateur radio bands from 80 meters to 10 meters.  You can also buy commercial versions of this design from several manufacturers of amateur radio equipment.  For the latest Amateur Radio news and events, please check out the blog sidebars.  These news feeds are updated daily.  You can follow our blog community with a free e-mail subscription or by tapping into the blog RSS feed.  Thanks for joining us today!  Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).