Monday, November 13, 2017

Ham Radio - Building a 1 foot Junk box magnetic loop transmitting antenn...


If you can't view this video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9KSDvjycyw. This is post #1311 in a continuing series on Simple Ham Radio Antennas.

Experimenting with magnetic loop antennas is fun, educational, and often rewarding, especially for radio amateurs living in deed-restricting homes, apartments, or condominium units.

In this video, Kevin Loughin (KB9RLW) creates a working magnetic loop transmitting antenna from parts he found in his ham shack.  Despite some limitations, the antenna works and serves as a template for further magnetic loop designs.  Perhaps, this video will encourage you to build your own antennas.

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http://www.arrl.org/arrl-audio-news (a weekly podcast which is updated on Friday).
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Hawaii Science Digest (https://paper.li/f-1476233615).
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Hawaii Intellligence Daily (https://paper.li/f-1482109921).
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Aloha es 73 de Russ (KH6JRM).