If you're having trouble viewing this video, please insert this title link into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a8Zh1_Mntz0. Another well-done video tutorial from Peter Parker (VK3YE). In this video, Peter uses a 20 meter half square antenna to get some good DX at the sea shore. The antenna consists of a wavelength of wire cut to frequency in a wide "U" configuration over ground. Proximity to the shoreline certainly helps launch a low angle signal suitable for DX contacts. You should get at least a 3dB gain out of this simple antenna.
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Thanks for joining us today! This is post #839 in a continuing series about amateur radio antennas.
Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).