Not everyone has room for a mast and HF Yagi. In this webinar Steve, G0KYA looks at alternatives for small gardens, including both commercial and home-made variants. He’ll also talk about testing antennas using WSPR and modelling them using MMANA-GAL.
Steve Nichols, G0KYA is the Chair of the RSGB’s Propagation Studies Committee. He has been licensed since 1981, first held the call sign G6IYV and also holds the call sign AB8ZV. Steve has a degree in physics and holds the ARRL’s DXCC award which he obtained exclusively using simple antennas.
Steve has written a number of RSGB books—all available from the RSGB Shop.
- Stealth Antennas
- An Introduction to Antenna Modelling
- Radio Propagation Explained
- Getting Started In Amateur Radio
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Further links on this webinar will be added in due course.
- MMANA-GAL antenna modelling software
- Great Circle Map Generator
- Isotron antennas
- Coax loss calculator
- MFJ-1786 magnetic loop
- Hustler 5BTV
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