Category Archives: Equipment

A lightweight Yagi for 2 m

SOTA: HF or elsewhere? 40 m activity dominated the first 18 months of SOTA in VK (and continues to be the dominant band). But what about other bands? This is a 2-edged sword: The Activator needs Chasers to gain points … Continue reading

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A lightweight Link Dipole

My initial portable antenna built for SOTA was a copy of the Link Dipole described by Peter VK3ZPF on his blog. For those first few activations, I carried the link dipole with 80/40/20/15/10 capabilities, plus a 10 m squid pole … Continue reading

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