Topband: Adding chicken wire or mesh on top of radial field

Eugene Colton epcolton at
Mon Jan 29 12:50:43 EST 2018

My experience it helped a lot on top of my minimal 160 radial field by
adding much wire square footage to the ground radials.  It might not add
much improvement to a very extensive 160 radial field however.  Expect your
SWR to increase somewhat.

On Sat, Jan 27, 2018 at 11:55 AM, W0MU Mike Fatchett <w0mu at> wrote:

> I have some 6ft wide chicken wire I can roll out on top of my existing
> radial field for 160.  Does anyone have an idea what this might do?
> W0MU
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