A place to discuss all aspects of amateur radio operation. March 31, As of late, i have found the 4 BTV works decent on 40 meters. This was going to be simple, and…. Who is online Users browsing this forum: I worked a lot of DX with just the resonator before doing the mod I know DX contacts are not evidence of the effectiveness of an antenna.
This is why when two stations run the same power they will give each other the same signal strength report given S meters with the same sensitivity.
HUSTLER 5BTV MODS FOR 12 AND 17 METERS
I guess you can buy the parts and add 80 to that antenna. Somewhere along the line, I had noticed that there is a company that makes a 17 meter add on for Hustler verticals You can use 14 gauge THHN house wire if you don't have any emanel wire. You must log in or sign up to reply here. The same signal strength as before. At the same time, I was wanting to experiment with a coaxial choke because along with it preventing RF from travelling down your feeder and into your shack, they can also make your antenna bandwidth resonance that little bit wider.