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Transmission Lines and Standing Waves

Here is a great ye olde time educational video from AT&T labs that discusses wave theory.  You need to watch it a few times in order to pick up every little bit of info, but…


Fitting Connectors

Here is a pretty good video by Steve Venner G0TAN from Martyn Lynch & Son on fitting various types of PL259 and N type connectors to coax.  There are probably 100’s of these types of…


Steel Wire End Fed Antenna

Recently I invested in some 1.2mm stainless steel wire rope based on some comments from a couple of members of my local club.  My first application was a replacement wire for my well worn but…


New Antenna Build

Today I decided to start constructing a pair of new dipole antennas.  It was too nice a day to be inside and I was at a bit of a loose end so seemed like a…