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[TowerTalk] Re: [Antennas] Re: Ideal 40m Wire Antenna

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Re: [Antennas] Re: Ideal 40m Wire Antenna
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Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2001 22:37:27 -0600
A full wave loop 20 ft above ground acts as a 2L Quad
pointed STRAIGHT  UP which is fine for LOCAL coverage
but not much of an antenna for working DX.

Tom  N4KG

On Thu, 27 Sep 2001 "Ken WA5DTL" <> writes:
> Tim...
> Have you ever thought of using a FULL Wave loop for 40 meters..?
> Take that pole and make four 20 ft high poles for each corner of the 
> loop.
> I use a full wave loop for 80 meters here (65 ft on a side) and use 
> it on 40 meters also..
> Just a thought...
> 73
> Ken WA5DTL
> Oklahoma City, Ok.

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