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LW1650 Portable HF Amateur Ham Radio QRP Antenna 1.6 MHz - 50 MHz

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The LW1650 Portable HF Amateur Ham Radio QRP Antenna 1.6 MHz - 50 MHz is the product you didn't think you need, but once you have it, you will want another.

This portable long wire antenna is the perfect companion for portable or campground operation. A simple package, containing all the necessary components, coax, balun, long wire, and supports. It is a simple and effective, rapid deployment HF / shortwave antenna that is light weight, small in size, and easy to set up.

Features:

  • Perfect for use in shortwave listening (SWL), and HF QRP operation on the Amateur bands.
  • Includes all needed equipment including 9:1 Balun
  • Suitable for camping, emergency communications, and other places of temporary deployment.

 

Installation:

  • Connect the coax to the radio with the included SMA to BNC adapter
  • Connect the other end of the coax to the Balun
  • Connect the long wire to the balun
  • Support the antenna using the include rope.

 

Considerations:

  • Stay away from buildings, trees or other large objects. The ideal site is a radius of about 12.5  
  • If the space is too small, use less support rope, but for the antenna and the ends of the support, keep each side at least 1 meter (3 to 4 feet).

Specifications:

  • Frequency range: 1.6 to 50 MHz
  • Impedance: 50 Ω 
  • Power: QRP < 5 watts
  • Polarization mode: Level
  • Radiation direction: omnidirectional
  • Interface: BNC (Includes SMA-BNC Adapter)
  • Antenna length: 16.2 m
  • Weight: 0.3 kg

Package Contents:

  • Coaxial Cable 6m (~20ft)
  • Support Rope 6m (~20ft) x 2
  • Antenna Element 16.2m (~53ft)
  • 9:1 Balun

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