HOME BREW 160-6M DOUBLET ANTENNA - G5RV design

Discussion in 'Ham Made Gear' started by N6FUP, Feb 10, 2019.

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  1. N6FUP

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    Each side length - 72.5 feet with insulators (145 feet total)
    450 Ohm feed line length - 76 feet
    WA1FFL Ladder-Loc strain relief/mounting support
    Power rating - 1.5KW
    Extremely wide bandwidth - balun/antenna tuner required

    Price - $75 /OBO + $20 shipping, PayPal OK
    AS IS -NO RETURNS

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    Last edited: Feb 10, 2019
  2. KM4WMC

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    Can the wire be turned if location in attic cant fit the run of wire?
     
  3. W1TRK

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    Yes it can.u can zigzag or bend the legs 90 degrees to make it fit.aslong as its symetrical
     
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  4. N6FUP

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    REDUCED - $50/OBO + $20 domestic shipping
     
  5. KX0OTK

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    What is maximum sideband PEP for the antenna. I have a Kenwood hybrid. At this time CW is not in my plans, but may be in the future, Thank you for any reply. my email is itzabout@gmail.com Kenn Hepner KX0OTK.
     
  6. N6FUP

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    The design max rating (as built) is 1.5KW. It handled my Alpha 76 on SSB & CW no problem.
     
  7. N6FUP

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    REDUCED - $40/OBO + $20 domestic shipping
     
  8. WA5KM

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    The feedline alone is worth that.
     
  9. KC1CVO

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