- 10 meter homebrew vertical antenna
- Homebrew a 5/8 wave ground plane antenna for 10 meter band. Interesting article with lots of pictures and homebrew details.
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- 13m high elevated vertical
- This article explores the performance of an unloaded elevated vertical, base matching and feed line as a multi-band HF antenna system.
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- 144MHz omnidirectional antenna
- A full wave 2-meter VHF omnidirectional antenna by ON6MU
[ Hits: 7509 | Votes: 26 | Rating: 5.43 ]
- 160 Meter Vertical
- This is a 90 foot tall top loaded vertical for 160 meters. It is constructed from aluminum irrigation tubing and has four sets of four guys each by w7iuv
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- 160m - 80m Transmit Vertical
- Adding topband to a full sized elevated 80m vertical and putting N6LF QEX data to the test
[ Hits: 2175 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 2.67 ]
- 160m 80m Vertical Antenna
- A dual band vertical antenna for 160 and 80 meters band, on a 18m spiderbeam fiberglass pole. This vertical is a good compromise when you want good performance on these two low ham bands and don't have the space to install two seperate antennas.
[ Hits: 171 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- 160m Vertical Antenna Design
- Design for a quarter wave vertical antenna, for the top band in use at V31YN
[ Hits: 570 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 7 ]
- 20-30m Vertical Antenna
- Homebrew project for a vertical antenna with a coaxial-cable trap, that works on 20 and 30 meters band.
[ Hits: 72 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- 20m 40m trapped squid pole antenna
- An homemade portable vertical antenna with a trap near the mid point of the main element. The trap is made with 42mm diameter PVC pipe with 9 turns of wire on it
[ Hits: 3010 | Votes: 5 | Rating: 5.2 ]
- 20m T-Monopole
- 20m T-Monopole short vertical antenna for 20 meters by AA5TB
[ Hits: 12174 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 8.33 ]
- 40 80 Meter GP Vertical
- A vertical antenna for 40 and 80 meters band with no need of antenna tuner, based on a telescopic fiberglass mast of 48 feet by N8NSN
[ Hits: 2831 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 6.17 ]
- 40m broadband vertical antenna
- A loopy loop loaded vertical antenna operating range 7.0 to 7.3 MHz by S. C. Chuck Smith, WA7RAI
[ Hits: 6559 | Votes: 15 | Rating: 7.52 ]
- 40m center loaded vertical antenna
- A 5 metre center loaded vertical for 40m combined with a 4 wire ground plane.
[ Hits: 276 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- 40m vertical antenna
- A simple quarter-wave length vertical for 40m band using a 12 m spiderpole
[ Hits: 2012 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 7 ]
- 43 Foot Multiband Vertical Installation and Performance
- Installation notes, and decision analysis for selecting and erecting a multi band vertical antenna with radials.
[ Hits: 2945 | Votes: 7 | Rating: 8.57 ]
- 5 Band Pipe Vertical Antenna
- A simple, cheap and easy to build 26 feet long vertical antenna that works DX on 20 - 10 meters including WARC Bands, it is designed for portability for field days, camping, or permanent installation, cost, and to achieve at least 1/2 wavelength on the WARC bands.
[ Hits: 534 | Votes: 5 | Rating: 6.2 ]
- 5 Band Telescopic Vertical Antenna
- 5 Band 1/4 wave Telescopic Antenna. The 20m to 10m, antenna is simple and cheap to make, and has a performance that matches commercial antennas but at cost considerably lower. The design was purposely based on a telescoping fibre glass fishing rod as this allows it to be easily stowed away in the car.
[ Hits: 3561 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 9.33 ]
- 5 bands HF portable antenna
- A vertical portable antenna system by W0SJS that will work on 40, 30, 20, 17 and 15 meters
[ Hits: 1857 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 6 ]
- 5/8 Wave Vertical Antenna Calculator
- Design your own 5/8 wave vertical antenna. A simple jscript calculator at Antenna Elmer.
[ Hits: 27666 | Votes: 226 | Rating: 5.13 ]
- 6 Meter 5/8 Wave Vertical Antenna
- The G3JVL 6 Meter ground plane vertical is a compact antenna that is ideal for portable operations. If needed, it can be disassembled into a very small bundle no longer than the longest element.
[ Hits: 18871 | Votes: 11 | Rating: 6.28 ]
- 6 meters band Half Wave vertical
- 1/2wave vertical antenna for the 6-meterband and a 5/8 ground plane antenna for 50 Mhz
[ Hits: 3057 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 8 ]
- 6m Half wave vertical
- This antenna is very useful for receiving or scanning purposes, but you can use it for transmitting, too. It is 2,94m long and has a pi-configuration (Collins-Filter) for the matching.
[ Hits: 3959 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 7.75 ]
- 6m vertical antenna
- G3JVL Six meters ground plane vertical is a compact antenna that is ideal for portable operations on 50 Mhz
[ Hits: 12371 | Votes: 20 | Rating: 6.96 ]
- 7 band semi-vertical antenna project
- Don't buy or build a semi-vertical trap antenna until you read this article! If you can use a drill, saw and screwdriver this is a simple project.
[ Hits: 2988 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 9.67 ]
- 7 Bands Semi Vertical Antenna
- A project of a semi vertical trap antenna that can be tuned for 7 bands
[ Hits: 1853 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10 ]
- 7 MHz Vertical antenna
- 7 MHz Vertical antenna for ham radio band of 40 meter text in spanish and english
[ Hits: 34529 | Votes: 98 | Rating: 8.43 ]
- 7Mhz Vertical antenna
- The secret with this antenna is to install as many radials as you can around the base of the antenna, they can be anything from 1/8 wave or longer.
[ Hits: 24093 | Votes: 15 | Rating: 4.14 ]
- 80 and 40 Meters vertical antenna
- This is a custom home made antenna, based on concept of commercial HF antennas, that may work on 160 meters too.
[ Hits: 38213 | Votes: 25 | Rating: 5.89 ]
- 80/160 Dual band vertical
- This 80/160 meter antenna is constructed from six 12 foot aluminum tubes to form a slip-up mast antenna some 60 feet high by K0RWU
[ Hits: 5848 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- 80M Vertical antenna with capacitance hat
- Simple wire antenna cheap to make, using readily available materials, Low angle radiation, with rejection of high angle signals Wide bandwidth, with resonance at the 80M DX window (3.790-3.800 MHz); and Maximum height is 40 feet
[ Hits: 25056 | Votes: 23 | Rating: 7.05 ]
- 80m-40m Dual-Band Vertical
- A dual band 40-80 vertical antenna on an 18m Spiderbeam Fiberglass Spiderpole, with monoband performance
[ Hits: 154 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 10 ]
- 9 band vertical HF antenna by RW3XA
- Simple vertical radiator with matching box. No traps, no tuner required for this multiband antenna
[ Hits: 38682 | Votes: 43 | Rating: 7.34 ]
- A 30/40 meters band vertical anetnna
- A shortened 30/40 meters band vertical antenna in italian
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- A 40m Vertical
- This antenna is intended as a simple, inexpensive solution for the newcomer to experiment across the 40m band (7.0-7.2MHz) when only restricted space is available
[ Hits: 10375 | Votes: 5 | Rating: 2.8 ]
- A 40m-10m vertical antenna with elevated radials
- A multiband vertical antenna for HF bands with elevated ground radials slant down at 45 degrees and acting also as guy wires.
[ Hits: 511 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 6 ]
- A 90 foot irrigation tubing vertical
- Experimenting with making vertical antennas out of aluminum irrigation tubing.
[ Hits: 2239 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 10 ]
- A HF dual band trap antenna
- A dual band coax trap antenna designed to work on 20 and 30 meters or on 20 and 40 meters band by Phil W0XI
[ Hits: 928 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 6.5 ]
- A low cost fishing pole vertical antenna
- This antenna is based on a 10 Metre long fibreglass fishing pole
[ Hits: 25630 | Votes: 52 | Rating: 7.19 ]
- A portable 10/20/40 mt vertical antenna
- A portable vertical antenna for 10 to 40 meters, designed for mobile operations can be used in a car as seen in pictures. A modified version for 20 and 40 meters is described too.
[ Hits: 81277 | Votes: 55 | Rating: 5.01 ]
- A Simple But Effective Low-Band Base Antenna
- A vertical antenna for Six Meters band
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- AD5WB Vertical Antenna Installation
- Pictures and description of a SteppIr vertical antenna setup in a small backyard using DX Engineering radial plates.
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- Add bands to your Hustler xBTV
- Add bands to your Hustler xBTV Series Vertical
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- Amateur Vertical Antenna Calculator
- This basic calculator is designed to give the aproximate length (height) of a particular vertical antenna, for the frequency and wavelength chosen.
[ Hits: 46328 | Votes: 228 | Rating: 5.48 ]
- An antenna for 7MHz local contacts
- This article describes the design of an antenna for local contacts on 7MHz, including a simple and efficient matching system that presents a 50 ohm load to the transceiver.
[ Hits: 2543 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 2 ]
- Another vertical antenna for 30, 40 and 80 meters
- This article is to describe a multi band DX-dedicated antenna offering a minimum of compromises (such as lossy traps), for the hams not having any high-support
[ Hits: 4371 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 3.5 ]
- Another way to look at vertical antennas
- What iss the difference between a dipole and a vertical? Maybe not as much as you think. Come along
and try another point of view.
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- Antenna for deed restricted lots
- An effective 10-20m DX antenna for deed restricted lots, original article by K7ZB
[ Hits: 56130 | Votes: 13 | Rating: 6.46 ]
- Antenna vertcal 40M
- Shortened vertical antenna for 40 meters band an homebrew project
[ Hits: 1500 | Votes: 7 | Rating: 6.29 ]
- Antennas for HF mobile operation
- The following description should give you guidance on how to build a mobile antenna for HF bands yourself, using a very cheap CB-mobile whip antenna base. Antennas for mobile operation 7Mhz ,10Mhz, 14Mhz, 18Mhz, 21Mhz, 24Mhz,28-430Mhz
[ Hits: 90220 | Votes: 80 | Rating: 5.12 ]
- Antenne verticale HF.
- A vertical antenna project than can present low swr from 40 to 10 meters by using a balun in french
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- Asymmetrical Hatted Vertical Dipole
- Theory and origins of W4RNL Asymmetrical Hatted Vertical Dipole AHVD for portable operations.
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- Backyard 7 Mhz Vertical
- A vertical antenna for 40 meters band by PA5MW
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- Balloon Vertical Omni-Antennas
- Experimenting vertical wire antennas for 40 and 20 meters supported by balloons resulting in excellent gain in RX and good overall performance against horizontal dipole
[ Hits: 768 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 ]
- Balloon-supported verticals
- Using balloons to raise lengths of wire can be great fun - as well as making it possible to work the DX on 136 kHz from small gardens.
[ Hits: 1802 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10 ]
- Build a hanging dipole for 2 metres
- Described here is a simple omni-directional, vertically-polarized dipole for two meters. Made from coaxial cable, it can be rolled up and stored in a small container
[ Hits: 5329 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 8.33 ]
- Build a hanging dipole for two metres
- Described here is a simple omnidirectional, vertically-polarised dipole for two metres
[ Hits: 3088 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 7 ]
- Build this Novice 4 band vertical
- Home made vertical antenna for 80 40 15 10 meters
ARRL PDF file taken from QST June 1978
[ Hits: 79319 | Votes: 53 | Rating: 6.37 ]
- Butternut HF9V Clone
- An home made Butternut HF9V clone antenna by OH2GVB
[ Hits: 1341 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 8.25 ]
- Butternut HF9V Project
- WB3AAL setup project of the popular HF9V vertical antenna with report on tuning it on ham radio HF bands
[ Hits: 793 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 5.5 ]
- Cedevita-20 Antenna
- The Cedevita-20 is a hybrid monoband antenna, the result of merging the radiator of a shortened vertical with one element of a dipole. It fits on most balconies and must be hung from the ceiling.
By ik1zyw Paolo Cravero
[ Hits: 5370 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 5.33 ]
- Coax Monopole antenna
- OE1MWW monopole antenna made with common RG 58 or RG 213 coaxial cable
[ Hits: 3490 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 6.67 ]
- Double T Bar Verticals
- Double T Bar Vertical antenna are vertical antenna with cross bars on the top and bottom. These crossbars provide capacitance loading thus reducing the size of the antenna
[ Hits: 845 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 6 ]
- Dual Band vertical antenna for 20/40
- A 20 and 40 meter vertical on Autopilot by K6MHE PDF File
[ Hits: 12560 | Votes: 14 | Rating: 6.57 ]
- DXpedition Antennas for Salt Water Locations
- A study on 20m antennas by Kenny Silverman, K2KW
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- Effective HF Mobile Antennas
- Effective HF Mobile Antennas Keith WB2VUO, explains difficulties on gaining antennas efficiency on lower bands with mobile antennas.
[ Hits: 7910 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 6.75 ]
- Field Day Vertical Antenna by KN5L
- This Field Day Vertical Antenna project is the result of many years of attending various field day sites and realizing that what was needed is a simple, easy to assemble vertical antenna. The design of this Field Day Antenna is not very novel and leverages ideas from Butternut verticals and ARRL publications. The one essential requirement was that the antenna can be raised by just one person. The design of this Field Day Antenna is an above ground mounted ground plane vertical.
[ Hits: 211 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 7 ]
- Fishing Rod Vertical
- A homebrew fishing-rod vertical using a very nice design from EB5EKT. This antenna works 20, 30, and 40M bands by selecting the tap points using alligator clips
[ Hits: 2631 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 7.25 ]
- G0KYA EFHW HF antenna
- A 11 pages pdf file about monoband or multiband end fed half wave vertical antenna that is great for DX and very cheap to build by Steve G0KYA
[ Hits: 1905 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- G8JNJ Broadband HF Vertical Antenna
- G8JNJ Broadband HF Vertical Antenna - Requires no tuner - great results from 40m to 10m plus 80m & 6m with reduced performance
[ Hits: 4662 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 7 ]
- G8JNJ Broadband HF Vertical Antenna
- Broadband HF Vertical antenna which does not require a tuner, and which is capable of providing reasonable performance on all bands from 7MHz to 28MHz
[ Hits: 1411 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10 ]
- GAP Titan DX performance test
- GAP Titan DX Evaluation, antenna for 10m 15m 20m 40m 80m
[ Hits: 14538 | Votes: 18 | Rating: 5.84 ]
- GM3VLB Short Vertical Antenna
- A short multi-band vertical antenna
[ Hits: 969 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 8 ]
- Ground Plane for 7 MHz
- How to build a ground plane antenna for the 40 meters band in french
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- Ground Plane Verticals
- Ground Plane antennas and common mode
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- Ground System on a 160M vertical
- Ground system measurements on a 160 M vertical by
Rudy Severns N6LF
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- Groundplane antenna
- Short guide to build your own groundplane antenna, includes radial measurements fro warc bands
[ Hits: 5425 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 10 ]
- H-Pole Multiband Antenna
- The H-Pole is a vertical multiband wire antenna for 160-10 meters bands
[ Hits: 5634 | Votes: 11 | Rating: 8.09 ]
- HB9MTN C-Pole Porable antenna
- A vertical monoband that's small, light and portable, needs no counterpoise and performs as well as a home antenna
[ Hits: 4134 | Votes: 7 | Rating: 8.43 ]
- Hex Array - 80/40 Meter Vertical
- This page describes a homebrew 80/40 meter trap vertical antenna. Includes an interesting antenna raising system that allow easy setup and tuning.
[ Hits: 7614 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 5 ]
- HF multiband vertical Antenna
- YF1AR multiband vertical antenna, based on orginal concept by VE7BS. Consist of 6 vertical elements and 6 base radials with a single 50 Ohm feed line.
[ Hits: 1534 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 3.25 ]
- HF portable antenna - 40 to 6 meters
- Homemade 40 through 6 meter HF portable multiband antenna, an aluminium antenna construction article, with plan, drawings and photos
[ Hits: 58757 | Votes: 21 | Rating: 5.57 ]
- HF Vertical antenna on a magnetic mount
- A portable hf vertical antenna setup on a magnetic mount by I1UWF
[ Hits: 3071 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 10 ]
- Home Brew a 80 40 meter Vertical antenna
- YF1AR 80 to 40 meter vertical antenna project
[ Hits: 2618 | Votes: 3 | Rating: 7 ]
- Homebrew 5/8 Wave HF Vertical Antennas
- The advantage of 5/8 wave antenna is that it has the lowest angle of radiation and has about 1dB more gain when compared to 1/4 and 1/2 verticals. So the 5/8 should be the favourite choice for DX.
[ Hits: 698 | Votes: 2 | Rating: 8 ]
- Homebrew Buddistick 2007
- W3FF article about the buddistick portable vertical antenna in a PDF file
[ Hits: 5573 | Votes: 22 | Rating: 7.24 ]
- Homebrew Pac-15 Vertical
- This page shows a homebrew vertical antenna based on the Pac-12 antenna design.
[ Hits: 2680 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 1 ]
- Hustler 6BTV mod
- 6BTV (or 5BTV or 4BTV) mod for 12 and 17 meter bands, how to make a 7BTV or 8BTV or 9BTV, easy and cheap
[ Hits: 748 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- IK-STIC 2 vertical multiband antenna
- The IK-STIC 2 is a vertical, all band, antenna that is over 25 feet tall yet weighs under 5 pounds.
Based on a telescopic pipe or a fiberglass fishing pole, using a tuner it can easily cover the amateur radio HF bands from 40 - 10 Meters
[ Hits: 4842 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 5.17 ]
- IK1ZYW Vertical antenna
- A vertical antenna for stationary-mobile HF-VHF operation. It works on 2-6-10 and 12 meters band.
[ Hits: 15609 | Votes: 8 | Rating: 4.62 ]
- Inexpensive 17-Meter Vertical
- A low cost, low profile DX antenna fro 17 Meters
[ Hits: 7808 | Votes: 7 | Rating: 7 ]
- Installing Vertical HF Antenna Radials
- A ground radial system for the Hustler 5BTV antenna
[ Hits: 579 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 ]
- J-Vertical for 10 meters
- A Slim Jim for 10 meters band
[ Hits: 7189 | Votes: 6 | Rating: 6 ]
- K0WA 40 meter verticle
- The antenna is comprised of three lengths of 12 foot aluminum which telescope together.
[ Hits: 712 | Votes: 0 | Rating: 0 ]
- KE4UYP Linear loaded vertical antenna
- This is a vertically and horizontally polarized antenna the Linear loaded 1/4 wave length vertical radiator introduces very little loss for 80 or 160 meters
[ Hits: 13774 | Votes: 18 | Rating: 6.71 ]
- KN5L Field Day Vertical Antenna
- This Field Day Vertical Antenna project is the result of many years of attending various field day sites and realizing that what was needed is a simple, easy to assemble vertical antenna.
[ Hits: 4857 | Votes: 4 | Rating: 6.25 ]
- Modified Ground Plane Antenna Adds Second Band
- This article explains the trick of how to shorten and lengthen pairs of radials to make a 2-band ground plane antenna.
Included is a "Table of Multi-Band Possibilities" covering the range of 6 to 40 meters.
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- Multiband HF Antenna
- This article explores the performance of an unloaded vertical as a multi-band HF antenna.
[ Hits: 1342 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 5 ]
- Multiband HF Dipole
- A 40 ft vertical dipole antenna that can cover HF Bands from 80 to 10 meters winding a dipole in a 12m HD telescoping fiberglass pole
[ Hits: 3111 | Votes: 7 | Rating: 6.43 ]
- Multiband HF Vertfical Antenna
- A vertical antenna that can cover HF bands using an UN UN and a fishing pole, usage of tuner is requested.
[ Hits: 1679 | Votes: 1 | Rating: 10 ]
- Multiband HF Vertical
- A telescopic pole that you adjust to suit the band you're working on , tested on 40 20 and 15 meters band by M0PZT
[ Hits: 2376 | Votes: 5 | Rating: 7 ]