Are you making use of an external SWR meter?
Do you have same results when using a dummy antenna as the load directly to the
Can you place a dummy load and SWR meter at the base of the 10m whip?
73s, de ~ Vince ~
WA2RSX - IOTA NA-026
> I am using the Valor Pro-Am whips on my van with my Yaesu FT-100D. With the
> 20-meter whip, i can get the SWR down to near perfect. But when i put the
> 10-meter whip on, i cannot get the SWR down. it is sky high. the coil
> looks ok. and the whip is only about 3 years old and used infrequently.
> anyone have any ideas why this high SWR is there suddenly? when i put the
> 20-meter whip back on, the SWR is near perfect.
> Is anyone using the ATAS antenna on their rigs? how does it work on 29 mhz
> FM? Does it tune every ham freq the FT-100D uses? do u like it? let me
> know. thanks.
> Bob, KZ2G
> Omni 6 Plus & FT-100D, C U on CW!
> See my Ham web at www.geocities.com/ram9872002/kz2g.htm
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