Re: Antenna suggestions for low power on 40 meters.

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From: Vic Rosenthal (rakefet@rakefet.com)
Date: Tue Dec 02 1997 - 16:28:43 EST


George Cortez wrote:
>
> Hi folks
> I am wondering what would be considered an efficient antenna for
> foxhunting.
> I am limited fo a dipole on 40 meters at about 50 feet.

This is an EXCELLENT antenna for foxhunting! It won't work so well
directly off the ends, but it will work in all directions to some extent
at that height.

If you can put up a more complicated antenna, you could improve on this,
but it will certainly beat a quarter-wave vertical 90% of the time.

Vic K2VCO


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