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[aprssig] What a diffeence an antenna makes

A.J. Farmer (AJ3U) farmer.aj at gmail.com
Mon Oct 31 17:02:34 UTC 2005


On 10/31/05, Scott Miller <scott at opentrac.org> wrote:
> > What a difference half an antenna makes. The 2M
> > mag mount was missing its better half ground plane.
>
> Hey, speaking of ground planes and marine installations, what would be a
> good setup to use on an ocean buoy?  Assuming PCSAT2 is the only thing it's
> going to be hitting most of the time.

Half wave whip?  It would be simple, it would take a beating, and
doesn't require a groundplane.

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A.J. Farmer, AJ3U
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