1/4 Wave, 1/2 Wave terminology

Discussion in 'Becoming an Amateur Radio Operator/Upgrading Privi' started by KB1TJY, Mar 5, 2010.

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  1. K8ERV

    K8ERV Ham Member QRZ Page

    I haven't read all the replies. The cut length of an antenna will typically be 5% shorter than the free-space wavelength that the formulas provide. Dunno why.

    There is a site that has a very simple calc for length calcs, saves some pencil lead.

    TOM K8ERV Montrose Colo

    http://www.qsl.net/kd4sai/antencal.html
     
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