Repeaters: 146.700- Mhz | 146.970- Mhz | 443.700+ Mhz | 445.075- Mhz | PL: 100 hz

For the January 20 Meeting

Don Gifford / WA2EZ will be demonstrating how to build an emergency antenna for 2M. If you plan to build the antenna the list of materials and tools required is here:

Materials:
Tools:
  • – 58 inches of 300 ohm TV twin lead wire.
  • – Any length of RG58 coax with one end having a PL259 and the other can be bare/cut. (cut end will be soldered to the antenna).
  • – Zip Ties or String
  • – Solder
  • – Heat Shrink or Black Tape.
  • – 2m SWR meter
  • – Wire Strippers
  • – Lighter
  • – 2m radio
  • – Knife
  • – Soldering Iron or Gun.
  • – Drill with small drill bits.
  • – Desire to have lots of fun

 
To have an idea of the design, take a look at this PDF File.

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