An air-wound balun made with coaxial cable can not become saturated because no powder iron or ferrite core is present. In this article author explains and compare coax baluns to ferrite baluns with comparison tables and detailed pictures
An homemade antenna tuner project that should be small, easy to build and cheap. This automatic antenna tuner can work as locale or as remote. The tuner has EEPROM memory for store settings for faster tunning and four interfaces
Antenna Analyzer plus 500 is a multifunctional measuring instrument, very useful for amateur radio activity. Its size allows you to easily take it for relocation as well. Frequency range: 100KHz – 500MHz. Access directly via WiFi. Includes a dual-channel signal generator
An example of a remote station setup. Author give a few hints and tricks on how to setup a remote amateur radio station using standard commercial equipment and a Kenwood TS-480SAT
If you ever asked if you need an Unun or a Balun this article is for you. The right question should be do I need a feed line choke or an impedance transformer whose output is configured as balanced or as unbalanced. An impedance transformer can be configured as a voltage transformer or as a current transformer.
Pictures of the restructuring of the ham shack starting from an existing garage. Changes includes isolation of walls and roof and rebuilding of the radio table.
World Wide Digi DX Contest 2019 The contest will occur over 24 hours on August 31 and September 1, 2019 using the FT4 and FT8 modes on the 160, 80, 40, 20, 15, and 10-meter bands.
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