How much does a longer whip add? A little propagation test

Even since I got a longer 17-foot whip to try with my Super Antenna, and did several park activations with...
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How much does a longer whip add? A little propagation test

Lake views and Europe with 10 watts and a wire

Not so long ago I was lucky to spend a great weekend with my friends camping in Michigan. We explored...
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Lake views and Europe with 10 watts and a wire

Sand dunes and fall colors: a weekend in Michigan

Since the fall break added a few days to my weekend in mid-October, and this time magically coincided with the...
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Sand dunes and fall colors: a weekend in Michigan

Hustler 6BTV HF vertical: installation and one year on the air

When I made my first steps on the HF bands with my indoor loop antenna, I only had slim hopes...
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Hustler 6BTV HF vertical: installation and one year on the air

Multiband counterpoise for KX2 and first look at MFJ-1899T

Since I became an owner of an Elecraft KX2 portable HF transceiver and started building an ultra-portable field station with...
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Multiband counterpoise for KX2 and first look at MFJ-1899T