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Rason Picnic Aug. 15th 6pm

East Great Plain Firehouse 488 New London Turnpike Norwich, Connecticut All hams and their families are welcome Please Contact KA6PDG @ 860 886-0762 or Email gianthunter@comcast.net with your reservation and whether or not you will have a dish or dessert to share. Please no alcoholic drinks.

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Posted in Presentations

Dipole antenna radiation and polarity effects

Jim Seaton W1FWE presented how the em wave near and far field is developed from a dipole antenna, and propagates away at the speed of light. Jim also demonstrated, with an actual dipole, how relative polarity between transmitting and receiving antennas affects the received signal

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Posted in Projects

Simple Loop Antenna for RDF

K1RMN Bob made a simple Loop Antenna for 2 meters. 1/4″ tubing , 1/2″ PVC tee and pl-259 ct.  Made an 8″ loop , attached the loop ends to the cut away tee. Opposite side I cut the tubing and used shrink tubing to connect the loop together with a…

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