I' ve been using variations of a phased dipole system for over 20 years at
several different qth's. At present, it is installed with one 130 foot tower
used as a reflector. I use heavy duty 300 ohm twin-lead as the
It works quite well and is relatively broad-banded too.
I 'll be glad to send you details if you like; reply direct.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Danny Pease" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Tuesday, February 25, 2003 9:34 PM
Subject: [TowerTalk] phased dipole matching
> Is anyone using phased dipoles? I seemed to remember a local ham using a
> pair of phased sloping dipoles on 75 meters (endfire) and I would like to
> try them myself. It seems to me he fed the array directly with 50 ohm
> and used 470 ohm ladder line for the phasing line. Has anyone else done
> this and can you tell me what to do or what not to do?
> Danny NG9R
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