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diy full wave 11 meter loop antenna question

Discussion in 'Home Brew' started by Mudduckmobile, Sep 29, 2016.

  1. HomerBB

    HomerBB Sr. Member

    Jan 4, 2009
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    I know this is an old thread, but for future reference, and to uncomplicate the transformation of an 11 meter full wave loop to a 50 Ohm feedline, I simply purchase a ready made 6' long 75 ohm A/V cable and two F connector to HF adaptors and put it at the antenna end of the feedline. To fine tune the loop I start longish on the length and adjust it down to my best match, usually 1.0:1.

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  2. Onelasttime

    Onelasttime Sr. Member

    Aug 3, 2011
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    Modern CB and Exports are using non-rf mosfets that are designed for motor control or voltage regulation. If the swr goes above 1.5:1 they start poping like fast blow fuses!

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