Do you have an HF Yagi on top of your tower?
Your BEST bet for 40M would be a rotary dipole of some sort,
such as a CC D40 on the mast above a High Band Yagi, or,
Match the BOOM of a high band Yagi as a rotary dipole on 40M.
I have posted my Boom Matching technique several times here
on TowerTalk and it has also been published in the NCJ
(National Contest Journal). If you are interested, I can forward
On Fri, 21 Jun 2002 19:02:55 +0100 "Robert Webb" <G0urr@btopenworld.com>
> Hello everyone, a quickie for you. I have a 60ft tower with a 1/4
> wave 40m
> coax fed dipole attached at the 55ft point. Due to land
> restrictions, the
> two ends slope down sharply and the two ends are appx 40ft apart at
> lowest point. Would my radiated signal improve if i lowered the
> therefore increasing the angle of the slope or is it better to keep
> feedpoint as high as possible. I just cannot work out or see in my
> which would be the best option. Hope it all makes sense, and thanks
> youre time 73s
> Robert Webb
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