[CQ-Contest] [TowerTalk] DX Engineering 4 square active antenna receive system
Richard (Rick) Karlquist (N6RK)
richard at karlquist.com
Mon Oct 3 12:07:46 EDT 2005
I found that a four element vertical array had essentially
identical performance to my 560 ft beverage on 80 and 160.
I have two of the DX Engineering ARAH-1 active receive antennas
for sale. They can be used vertically or horizontally. Email
me if interested.
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> [mailto:towertalk-bounces at contesting.com]On Behalf Of Mike Fatchett
> Sent: Sunday, October 02, 2005 8:25 PM
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> Subject: [TowerTalk] DX Engineering 4 square active antenna receive
> Has anyone had any experience with this system? Other than being able to
> select more directions, would this array out perform a 560 ft beverage on
> 160 and 80 in the desired direction?
> I have not read much on active antennas and 102 inch whips and their
> effectiveness on 160 and 80 meters.
> Mike W0MU
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