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xm49north7's Recent Activity

  1. xm49north7 liked Blackcat630's post in the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    I think the A99 will outperform your tram. Also you have made reference to enjoying skip but I dont think you have a ssb radio.....

    Jun 2, 2020 at 4:46 PM
  2. xm49north7 liked Louisiana Mudd's post in the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    Well I have only tried the 1411 6ft off of the ground and it works well, when I get back to TX I want to order another (along with an...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 4:45 PM
  3. xm49north7 liked SIX-SHOOTER's post in the thread Weak solar cycles = another big decline of the 11 meter local & DX population.

    That is the way it is for me because most of my so called Locals are 15 to 40 miles away & we can't hear each other so I turn mine Off &...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 11:08 PM
  4. xm49north7 replied to the thread Weak solar cycles = another big decline of the 11 meter local & DX population.

    I am in Lanark County Ontario, between Kingston and Ottawa, near the town of Perth.

    Jun 1, 2020 at 11:07 PM
  5. xm49north7 replied to the thread Weak solar cycles = another big decline of the 11 meter local & DX population.

    I am lucky to live in small town rural Ontario Canada, not many of us on the radio, but a handful, many of us are 30 miles apart, but we...

    May 30, 2020 at 2:01 AM
  6. xm49north7 liked Onelasttime's post in the thread Weak solar cycles = another big decline of the 11 meter local & DX population.

    I did not take it negatively sorry if you took it that way. I find that with political correctness comes nothing but lies and no one...

    May 30, 2020 at 1:53 AM
  7. xm49north7 replied to the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    I have found the better the antenna the better the dx, I had the same antenna on 2 towers here, One at 30 feet feed, one at 45 feet...

    May 29, 2020 at 9:27 PM
  8. xm49north7 liked 2NC995's post in the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    True enough. From a perspective that is purely mobile... DX is where I see a big difference in antennas. For example, testing on my...

    May 29, 2020 at 9:25 PM
  9. xm49north7 replied to the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    Yes looks ideal for portable.I have been running a vertical dipole, it works well enough, the nice thing about portable, is if you find...

    May 29, 2020 at 12:00 PM
  10. xm49north7 liked Louisiana Mudd's post in the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    Thanks for the reply, the antenna offers great performance for what it is. For a portable I could not ask for better.

    May 29, 2020 at 11:53 AM
  11. xm49north7 replied to the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    I have found with all my antenna testing that close in 10 miles out anything will work well enough, out 30 miles the difference between...

    May 29, 2020 at 11:53 AM
  12. xm49north7 replied to the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    I have a discone in the mmana model software, it does not have the whip on top, but in model, it shows less than one dbi gain, pattern...

    May 29, 2020 at 11:25 AM
  13. xm49north7 liked Louisiana Mudd's post in the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    I would love to replicate this antenna, I really like the performance

    May 29, 2020 at 1:55 AM
  14. xm49north7 replied to the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    Ok, it is a quarter wave antenna then, It will be great broadbander, good for more than just 11 meters, I might have to play with...

    May 29, 2020 at 1:43 AM
  15. xm49north7 liked Louisiana Mudd's post in the thread Tram 1411 - Impressed.

    It is a total of 102" with the whip on top, I put it on a 6' collapsible stand which is working out really well, the legs extend out...

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