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I do not run a large dx-station, so I have simple antennas, which is fine for my neighbours !
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Titanex Vertical

I bought this hb9bnk.ch/shack/titanex.de antenna GP 40/10 (not in the list any more) to replace a R7, which was spoiled in a storm. The antenna consists of a titan mast of 7.8 meters and one radial of the same length. It is actually a normal dipole, as described in the ARRL-Antenna-Book 16th…


I needed a NVIS-antenna for contacts in the vicinity and experimented with dipols, inverted-v's G5RV etc and ended up with a inverted V 2 x 15m, about 8 m above ground in the center. I used open feeder - earlier to a balun - nowadays to a CG-3000 remote Tuner - and then via RG213 to the shack. The…


I wanted to work some 6m without building a better antenna, so I was happy to acquire a 6m-loop from Mario, HB9RLW. He produced a neat design on the website of our club: Loop-Antenne für 6m.

Antennentuner CG-3000

(this needs translation- google: help !) In seinem Blog Anton's Funkperlen hat Anton, HB9ASB seine Erfahrungen mit dem chinesischen Antennen-Tuner CG-3000 geschildert. Er schreibt dort unter anderem: Mir ist schleierhaft, wieso sich so viele OM mit Trap- und Unun-Antennen, mit G5RV, W3DZZ, FD4 und…