Category Archives: Ham Radio
I bought a 31′ Jackite pole off of ebay for $59, and then soon realized that it was the same pole they use for the 31′ S9 Vertical and Eagle One. In the end it is probably cheaper to just … Continue reading
I heard some good reviews on the G5RV, so I got a G5RV jr, which works 40m-10m with a tuner. I started off at the wall height. Then I raised it another 3 ft above the wall, which helped a … Continue reading
I wanted to try more dedicated hardware for HF, so I got a Yaesu FT-950 and have an TV antenna rotator which I plan on using with a Yagi.
I read the reviews about the Mosley Mini-32A being a good compact 2 element Yagi and for a reasonable price. I sold my Atas-120A via ebay for $300, and used the cash to get the Mini-32a. I ended up using … Continue reading
Saw the great reviews on eham.net so I got one off of ebay for $79 It works ok, and does tune up on all the bands 40m-6m. It uses a dummy load similar to the Diamond BB7V verticals as described … Continue reading