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Re: [Antennaware] LQQking for source

To: "Terry Conboy" <>,"Howard W3CQH" <>
Subject: Re: [Antennaware] LQQking for source
From: "Pstark" <>
Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2007 19:04:30 -0500
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I think what you may be looking for is an as-244/gra-4 military antenna.
Much more useable that the old Collins tape dipole.  Page 33
Pete K4OM

-----Original Message-----
[]On Behalf Of Terry Conboy
Sent: Friday, February 16, 2007 6:24 PM
To: Howard W3CQH
Subject: Re: [Antennaware] LQQking for source

At 09:12 AM 2007-02-14, Howard W3CQH wrote:
>LQQking for a source of a TAPE antenna.  Unit has center mounting bolt or
>hook, and both arms are tapes measures that unwind from the center unit.
>The unit also comes with a chart of frequencies vs tape lengths.
>This antenna can be used on both HF & VHF.

HyGain marketed these in the late 60's.  I know a ham who still has 
one that he acquired as military surplus.

See this:

They have replacement tapes here:

This is a fun re-invention:

73, Terry N6RY

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