It can be quickly dismantled and stored if necessary. The mechanical assembly is accomplished with all stainless steel hardware. The resonant bands are 20m and 10m respectively. Report item - opens in a new window or tab. If you are looking for a vertical antenna that is lightweight that tunes on several bands, then the Butternut HF6V vertical antenna is a great pick. After installing the 4-BTV, I wound a coaxial isolator feed line current choke to decouple the transmission line to prevent it from becoming a radial.
This item will be sent through the Global Shipping Programme and includes international tracking. You can say this is a real man's man's antenna that will last a life time. It was time to revisit the Hustler 5BTV antenna. Opting for the marginal benefit of sixteen radials cut at the lowest frequency I plan to operate on. Will usually post within 1 business day of receiving cleared payment - opens in a new window or tab.
Same as the above antenna but made with new flexible "polyweave" cable, a woven copper wire with plastic covering. The tilt over base makes this a relatively easy process. Engineered with the most advanced available technologies it is completely manufactured in Italy with high quality materials. With Hustler verticals, you can not only adjust frequency by tubing length, you can actually tune the traps for up to 2MHz shift. Use your transceiver or analyzer and plot a chart of SWR measurements at several frequencies across the range below and above your target frequency, repeating after every antenna adjustment. Ensure the metal pole is properly grounded.
By pressing 'print' button you will print only current page. Not the most effective but it worked with the old Swan When doing these adjustments you must start with 10 meters and work your way up the antenna. Any price and availability information displayed on http: So far I am very very happy with the 4-BTV. After putting these radials onto the antenna, I am able to adjust the elements as suggested by the manual with ease and so far have adjusted most bands to The Hustler 5BTV vertical antenna went from performing like a 21 foot aluminium rod stuck in the ground to a 80mm antenna! Just put it up, and get on the air!