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Foldable hexbeam ready to operate With this antenna we contacted JR4GPA in CW (Morse) with 5 Watts from a KX3 and JA9JSI in SSB (Voice) with 100 Watts from a TS480SAT. Both Oct 20th 2013 on 28 MHz. (10m Band) from North Germany.
setting up the hexbeam on top of telescope pole with a tripod shaped stand, feet of stand secured with concrete slabs. The ropes on ground are guy ropes, the pole in operating position is about 10m tall.
Folding the hexbeam for transportation/storage. Manfred [DK9XS] and Holger [DG4HH]
Klaus [DL6HBK] with his magnetic loop antenna, homebrewed of scrap parts
variable capacitors on magnetic loop antenna built from scrap parts by Klaus [DL6HBK]
Alexloop, setup indoors on camera tripod, connected to KX3. Manfred [DK9XM] contacted UA6YN on 10 meters in SSB (voice) running 10 watts with this setup.
Analyzing SWR of hexbeam Antenna