Sunday, July 2, 2017

80m END FED NVIS FIELD ANTENNA. Post #1177.


If you can't view this video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jiaHtmOB57Y.

A simple, easy to follow tutorial on how to build an end fed Near Vertical Incidence Skywave Antenna. NG9D does an excellent job of explaining the installation details and the general theory of operation behind this versatile, inexpensive portable antenna.  NG9D also provides a demonstration of this antenna in his own backyard.  NVIS antennas provide excellent coverage out to approximately 300 miles/486 km--perfect for local and regional contacts.

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http://hawaiisciencedigest.com (science and technology news for radio amateurs).
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http://paper.li/f-1482109921 (my daily intelligence briefing).

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Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM)