Friday, January 15, 2016

Simple Ham Radio Antennas--My portable HF ham radio antenna. Post #659.


If you're having trouble viewing this video, please  insert this address into your brower seach box: https://youtu.be/Y4aoKLCF4Kw.  Here's a simple, cheap, and effective antenna you can use for portable or emergency use.  Just add your favorite portable HF rig, an antenna transmatch (tuner), some feed line, a simple ground radial system, and a gel-cell battery and you're ready to go.  The spools can be found in surplus or sports stores under the category of "camping clothes line."  You can also order the spools through amazon.com.  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 email subscription or by tapping into the blog RSS feed.  Thanks for joining us today!  Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).