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  • Longwire Antenna Instructions
    Instructions for Putting up a Long-Wire Antenna
  • AM Antennas
    The ultimate AM loop antenna article. It is the only article that includes the calculations and detailed plans
  • Longwire antenna basics
    basic notes on building longwire antennas for medium waves
  • Magnetic Loop antenna
    Why is an Magnetic Loop antenna so special, this antenna is picking only the magnetic part of the elektro magnetic radio wave. The big advantage of this antenna is that the electric interference from the big city have no influence on the received signal
  • Grounding is key to good reception
    Guidelines to groundings.
  • A Small Wire Loop Antennas for 160 meters
    Low noise, receive only coax loop antennas for 160 - 10 meters HF bands
  • Roofspace Antennas
    How to build a roofspace antennas and get them to work. Explains how to build an effective antenna in your roof. Very interesting if you don't have possibilities to setup an antenna in your roof.
  • SWL home made antennas
    Short guide to home made antennas for shortwave reception, in pdf format
  • Balun for HF wire antennas
    Schema of a self made balun used to match randmon wire antennas, mainly for shortwave listening pourposes, in italian
  • Choosing wire for an antenna
    One of the most asked questions when it comes to antennas is what kind of wire should I use
  • The Carpet loop indoor antenna
    High performance indoor shortwave antenna, the Carpet Loop II is an ideal step upward for the listener who wants something better than a random wire but doesn't want the expensive dice roll of an active antenna.
  • Inverted L antenna
    The ever-popular inverted L antnna, a fast to implement and setup shortwave antenna project by Arnie Coro C02KK
  • How to build a tuned loop antenna
    How can you vastly improve your Medium Wave reception? its quite simple really, all you need is 120 foot of wire, a few lengths of timber and an old tuning capacitor with which you can build the answer to every DX'ers prayers, a tuned loop antenna.
  • 80/160m Small Receiving Loop - N3OX 80m/160m rx loop
    [ Hits: 3980 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 8.33 ]
  • A Magnetic Loop Antenna for Shortwave Listening (SWL) by KR1ST  pop - A well documented plan to build a magnetic loop antenna for Shortwave Listening, includes photos and diagrams.
    [ Hits: 18606 | Votes: 20 | Rating: 8.40 ]
  • A Small Wire Loop Antennas for 160 meters  pop - Low noise, receive only coax loop antennas for 160 - 10 meters HF bands
    [ Hits: 45385 | Votes: 8 | Rating: 6.75 ]
  • AM Antennas  pop - The ultimate AM loop antenna article. It is the only article that includes the calculations and detailed plans
    [ Hits: 54230 | Votes: 62 | Rating: 6.56 ]
  • AMANDX Dipole - The longwire antenna is a very effective antenna for the listener who wants to cover all of the shortwave bands from 530 KHZ to 30 MHZ.a
    [ Hits: 3544 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 9.75 ]
  • An easy loop for VLF - An easy VLF loop, 200Hz-20kHz reception without transformers by Renato Romero and Marco Bruno
    [ Hits: 6745 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 4.00 ]
  • Attic T2FD SWL antenna - Using the T2FD antenna for shortwave listening by AB1KW
    [ Hits: 1488 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 4.50 ]
  • Attic T2FD SWL antenna - An indoor tilted terminated folded dipole (T2FD) for shortwave listeners
    [ Hits: 1407 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 3.00 ]
  • Balun for HF wire antennas  pop - Schema of a self made balun used to match randmon wire antennas, mainly for shortwave listening pourposes, in italian
    [ Hits: 34701 | Votes: 19 | Rating: 5.74 ]
  • Beverage Antenna Information  pop - The Beverage antenna was invented in the early 1920s by Dr. Harold H. Beverage
    [ Hits: 21377 | Votes: 38 | Rating: 2.89 ]
  • Broadband receiving antenna matching - This article addresses the subject of obtaining the best signal transfer from an antenna to the typical 50-ohm receiver input over a wide frequency range, with emphasis on medium-wave (500 2000 kHz), encompassing the standard AM broadcast band and the 160-m amateur band.
    [ Hits: 5275 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 6.00 ]
  • Build your first dipole - The dipole antenna is an easily designed and made antenna usually used on HF, although can be (and sometimes is) made for VHF and UHF antennas, and in varying forms is also used as part of different designs of antennas i.e. as the driven element for directional antennas.
    [ Hits: 14333 | Votes: 14 | Rating: 6.93 ]
  • Choosing wire for an antenna  pop - One of the most asked questions when it comes to antennas is what kind of wire should I use
    [ Hits: 32119 | Votes: 35 | Rating: 6.23 ]
  • Compact receiving loop antenna - A receiving loop antenna project suitable for 150-430 KHz reception by Gregg van der Sluys
    [ Hits: 2669 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • Curtain Antenna - An antenna for shortwave radio broadcasting consisting of rows and columns of dipoles, is a high gain directional antenna, designed for medium and long range communications.
    [ Hits: 315 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • Dave's Loop Antennas - N2DS home made loop page
    [ Hits: 4705 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 7.50 ]
  • Echelon-Log Beverages - About beverage antennas, Enhanced F/B Beverages, Bandwidth of Directivity, arrays
    [ Hits: 1677 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10.00 ]
  • Ferrite antenna for LF - A ferrite antenna for Low Freqencies
    [ Hits: 825 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 4.50 ]
  • Ferrite Rod Antenna - Ferrite rod antenna or aerial, a form of RF antenna that is widely used in RFID and transistor radio applications.
    [ Hits: 1006 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 5.00 ]
  • Grounding is key to good reception  pop - Guidelines to groundings.
    [ Hits: 47298 | Votes: 18 | Rating: 7.12 ]
  • Harmonically Related Antenna - The HarRe antenna series, multi element quarter wave resonant broadcaters band receiving antenna
    [ Hits: 527 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • HB9MTN Loop for BCL - Magnetic Loop antenna for broadcasts band reception
    [ Hits: 1214 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • How to build a tuned loop antenna  pop - How can you vastly improve your Medium Wave reception? its quite simple really, all you need is 120 foot of wire, a few lengths of timber and an old tuning capacitor with which you can build the answer to every DX'ers prayers, a tuned loop antenna.
    [ Hits: 21589 | Votes: 12 | Rating: 7.92 ]
  • Hula Loop Antenna - A Mediwum Wave DX Antenna made with two hula hoops by G4UCJ
    [ Hits: 2609 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10.00 ]
  • Inverted L antenna  pop - The ever-popular inverted L antnna, a fast to implement and setup shortwave antenna project by Arnie Coro C02KK
    [ Hits: 27260 | Votes: 35 | Rating: 6.79 ]
  • Long Loopstick Antenna - Wound on a 3 foot length of PVC pipe, the long loopstick antenna was an experiment to try to improve AM radio reception without using a long wire or ground.
    [ Hits: 3984 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10.00 ]
  • Longwire antenna basics  pop - basic notes on building longwire antennas for medium waves
    [ Hits: 49677 | Votes: 39 | Rating: 6.06 ]
  • Longwire Antenna Instructions  pop - Instructions for Putting up a Long-Wire Antenna
    [ Hits: 101198 | Votes: 87 | Rating: 5.50 ]
  • Low Noise Antenna Connection - Reducing noise to your antenna can gain your aerial performance, learn how.
    [ Hits: 7191 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 6.00 ]
  • Magnetic Loop antenna  pop - Why is an Magnetic Loop antenna so special, this antenna is picking only the magnetic part of the elektro magnetic radio wave. The big advantage of this antenna is that the electric interference from the big city have no influence on the received signal
    [ Hits: 47361 | Votes: 47 | Rating: 5.77 ]
  • Magnetic Loop Antenna by ON2BBP - A magnetic loop antenna for indoor, apartment usage.
    [ Hits: 4888 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 3.00 ]
  • Mini Whip Antenna - An Active antenna designed for VLF and shortwave radio reception. A small antenna capable of excellent performances on low bands, made on a copper plate and introductio to active antennas.
    [ Hits: 1558 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 6.50 ]
  • MW Loop Source Book - Buyers guide for new and second hand medium wave loops, how to choose the best loop antenna for your needs.
    [ Hits: 140 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • Random wire antenna for shortwave listening - VA3STL experience on reorganizing his shack and setting up a new random lenght wire antenna for his Yaesu FRG-7 receiver
    [ Hits: 4340 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 6.00 ]
  • Receiving Antenna Design - Learn basic theory on antennas, and notes on homebrewing efficient shortwave antennas
    [ Hits: 3017 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 9.00 ]
  • Receiving antenna for low bands  pop - K9AY loop antenna installed at PA6Z Contest group. This is a receiving antennas for the low bands (160m, 80m and 40m). Include schematics and info on a building the control box, preamplifier and low-pass filter
    [ Hits: 17794 | Votes: 9 | Rating: 8.33 ]
  • Receiving loop aerial for 1.8 MHz - Bulding notes of a receiving loop antenna for 160 meters band
    [ Hits: 4206 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 7.50 ]
  • Receiving loop for long waves - Cancelling out unwanted noise sources by DL3FP
    [ Hits: 3797 | Votes: 5 | Rating: 5.40 ]
  • Remotely-tuned loop antenna for LW and MW - This article describes how to build a loop antenna for low frequency (LF) and medium wave (MW) reception with remote-controlled tuning. The antenna is extremely sensitive and can be built mostly from parts from old radios and tape recorders. Like all loop antennas, it is highly directional, which allows you to null out unwanted noise sources.
    [ Hits: 2799 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 1.00 ]
  • Rhombic Antenna for Shortwave Radio Broadcasting - Rhombic antenna for shortwave radio broadcasting, general description and radiation patterns
    [ Hits: 2560 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10.00 ]
  • Roofspace Antennas  pop - How to build a roofspace antennas and get them to work. Explains how to build an effective antenna in your roof. Very interesting if you don't have possibilities to setup an antenna in your roof.
    [ Hits: 44361 | Votes: 14 | Rating: 5.07 ]
  • Shortwave Antennas - Introduction to Shortwave Antennas. Understanding Shortwave Radio Listening and Antenna Design and Construction
    [ Hits: 260 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • Slinky and loaded beverages - How slinky loaded beverage antennas works, includes eznec models
    [ Hits: 3000 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10.00 ]
  • Slinky antennas - Slinky Antenna Basics, clandestine dipole
    [ Hits: 6231 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0.00 ]
  • Small magnetic receiving loops - Article about magnetic loops, construction notes and diagrams
    [ Hits: 2507 | Votes: 5 | Rating: 7.60 ]

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