Archive for May, 2008
It was a long weekend and the weather was fine. Sunny and warm. Time to test the 40m antenna.
First thing I did at my parents is to solder all amp connections. Then assembled everything together and started searching (more…)
With my vertical antenna I can listen to 40 and 80 meters, but we all know that is not the best setup. I could transmit with it by using an antennatuner. Using a tuner near the transceiver with a coax fed too short antenna is not the solution. Losses are building up in the tuner and coax.