Topband: Beverages and VK

Richard (Rick) Karlquist richard at
Wed Sep 16 12:09:17 EDT 2020

On 9/16/2020 8:46 AM, Tree wrote:

> antenna.  At a previous QTH - I would sometimes find a low dipole buried in
> a small ravine was my best RX antenna.  Another indicator that a high angle
> was a play.
> Tree N6TR

Observed same thing here with 1/2 wave dipole at 30 feet high.
A similar dipole at 60 feet didn't receive any better.
The beverages rarely beat the dipoles in quality of copy.

Rick N6RK

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