Monthly Archives: August 2014

QRP End Fed for 40m/20m/10m

This antenna build was strongly inspired by the well known PAR end fed antenna.   The matcher box uses a T82-43 Fair-Rite core.  The primary side (50 Ohm) should have an inductive reactance of at least 4 times the input impedance for … Continue reading

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Mt Timbertop, and Tolmie and the Paps

I was looking around for a winter bonus summit, and Allen, VK3HRA was heading to Mt. Timbertop, VK3/VT-073, so I asked if he would mind company.  The weather for Saturday was looking pretty good after a run of very cold … Continue reading

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