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Telrex Antennas

Discussion in 'CB Antennas' started by oldtymer, Nov 25, 2018.

  1. oldtymer

    oldtymer Member

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    Long out of business but in their day made some of the best Ham & CB antennas.
    Anyone still have one or used one in the past?
    Still see them for sale & they are still commanding good prices


     

  2. JAF0

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    Only remember a model "PL66" but I don't recall what it was.

    Maybe you could refresh my memory by describing a few models.

    I hope your avatar finally found his Led Zepp album.
     
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  4. oldtymer

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    @JAFO
    Don't remember all the model #'s but they had Monobanders for 6,10,15,20,40.
    The boom for the full size 40 meter beam was Rohn 25 g tower sections.
    For CB they had a 3 or 4 element yagi & a vertical called the Rocket which actually
    was so broad banded it covered from 24.850-28.450 with vswr 2 to 1 at the edges
    and 1.5 or less for 11 meters.
    They also made antennas for the government and commercial broadcast stations.
    When the founder of the company died the children took over & wound up running
    it into bankruptcy.
     

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