What to use for folded dipoles.


If you want to experiment with an unusual monoband HF antenna, please try the "Folded Dipole Antenna."

In this video from Dave Casler (KE0OG), we get a good overview of the theory behind this antenna and materials needed to make it work effectively.

If you can't see the video, please insert this title URL into your browser search box:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ftJ-hmC-rpM.

Here are some comments from Dave (KE0OG):

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