[VHFcontesting] Rover antenna question

Robert McGwier rwmcgwier at comcast.net
Fri Aug 1 19:30:23 EDT 2003

I consider K5UHF to be typical of the absolute top of the
heap rovers in the U.S.  Go to qrz.com and put in K5UHF.
Ken has told me the loop yagis and the others he uses survive
the 70+ mph breezes quite well!  The really high surface
area antennas such as dishes, he folds down for the high
speed portions.  Ken did 35 or 39 grids in a recent contest.


-----Original Message-----
From: vhfcontesting-bounces at contesting.com
[mailto:vhfcontesting-bounces at contesting.com]On Behalf Of Warren J.
Sent: Friday, August 01, 2003 18:16
To: vhfcontesting at contesting.com
Subject: [VHFcontesting] Rover antenna question

Hello Rovers,

I have a question for the rovers on the list.  What type of antennas are 
you using for 903MHz and up?  Do you prefer loop yagis, regular yagi, or a 

Warren - K2BM

VHFcontesting mailing list
VHFcontesting at contesting.com

More information about the VHFcontesting mailing list