I have decided to take the plunge and put up a simple antenna for 160M.
It has to be simple and not excessively expensive;
I have limited room for antennas on my lot, and very limited room for
I do have multiple tall trees that I can use to hoist a wire 60 feet + in
My soil, if you want to call it that, is poor and rocky (typical Eastern
My application is casual DXing and working stateside.
Based on this, it looks like an inverted L is probably my best choice. I
want to feed it with 50 ohm coax. Now the questions are pretty simple:
What dimensions are best - 5/16 or 1/4 wave? Both are indicated in the
What is simpler to match?
Am I better off making a loaded vertical approximately 60 feet long?
I appreciate your help.
Scott aka KB0FHP
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