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Projecting and making a multi-band inverted V antenna for portable use

On our previous portable trips, we have often used single-band vertical 1/4 wave antennas because of their easy construction and [… Read more]

LN8W expedition part 2: Antenna park and DXing

This is part 2 in our series about LN8W. In part 1 we talked about the history and creation of [… Read more]

Newcomer project: loop antenna and SSTV

During the fall of 2021, the digital mode SSTV had a small revival at LA1K. Beginning with a few members [… Read more]

Making an 80-meter vertical antenna

One of the antenna projects that we completed recently is a loaded shortened quarter-wave vertical 80-meter antenna, intended for use [… Read more]

Thermal cycling and the woes of the northern amateur

Over the past couple of weeks we have been trying to listen in to the Fox-1 amateur satellites using our [… Read more]

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