> But ON4UN also recommends linear loading AT THE BASE of a vertical to be
> BETTER (less ohmic loss) than a loading coil at the base...?
> Isnt that to the contrary of what you 2 wrote?
> 73 Con DF4SA
That is a false comparison. The linear loading
is effectively center loading, which has an
advantage over bottom loading. What I referred
to was center loading with a coil vs center loading
with linear loading. Linear loading wires are
simply low-Q inductors.
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