From: Karl F. Larsen (email@example.com)
Nico I don't like your design. Better you find a 10m pole and hold up
the center of a 88 foot wire which you feed with 450 ohm ribbon to your
tuner. It will take less wire and work better.
On Thu, 11 Jul 2002, Nico Vertriest wrote:
> I would like to put a 5m vertical on my roof (10m high) and to feed it with
> 450 ohm ladderline. I would like to use it as a multiband antenna with a
> balanced line tuner. As radials I would put several lines of rotor cable
> having a length of 5 meters (6 lines, each having 8 conductors). I
> wondered what is the most efficient situation for the radials. Is it best
> to cut several separate radials to resonance for the 20,17,15 and 10 m bands
> ? Or
> can I just use several radials 5 meter long, and count on the tuner for
> resonance ?
> Thanks in advance.
-- Yours Truly,
- Karl F. Larsen, (505) 524-3303 -
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