Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: Low impact HF vertical antennas

  1. #1

    Default Low impact HF vertical antennas

    Greetings all

    I have recently reinstated my Amateur Radio licence after 16 years and all being well next year my Wife and I we will be living and working in a touring Caravan site in the UK for around 8 months then wintering in Spain for the remainder of the year.

    Does anyone on this forum have any experience of setting up a HF station from a Caravan site and if so what antenna system did you use ?

    obviously it would need to be low impact possibly a loaded vertical of sorts as I only have a Windom at the moment and at 133 feet I am pretty sure it would not be welcome on a Caravan site.

    Any advice appreciated.


    M0BWZ ex 2E1BLL - 2E0ANO

  2. #2
    M0WAO's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Solihull, UK & Costa Esuri, Spain


    what about a fish pole with some wire and a balun as a the prowhip was

    when not in use you can take it down not to upset the community
    73 de Biton - m0wao - echolink 633710
    Elecraft K2

  3. #3


    This is what I have been using.

    I use it mounted on a painter pole and a homemade wooden mount that I either stake down with guys or drive my truck onto.

    I just picked this up at a radio day to try but have not used yet.

    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

Tags for this Thread


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts