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Hand-carried QRP antennas: Simple antennas and accessories to operate from almost anywhere by [Parker, Peter]
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Hand-carried QRP antennas: Simple antennas and accessories to operate from almost anywhere Kindle Edition

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Whether through choice or circumstance, more radio amateurs than ever before are enjoying portable operating.

Suitable equipment is widely available but what about antennas? Manufactured antennas exist but only some suit lightweight portable activity. And, it’s easy to overpay for something that’s too heavy and too lossy for successful QRP.

Hand-carried QRP antennas takes the mystery out of portable antennas. After inviting you to assess your needs, it discusses the pros and cons of popular types. Its style is brisk and practical with almost no maths.

Many ideas for cheap but good materials suitable for portable antennas are given. Beginners and those returning to radio after a break should especially find this section handy.

Finally there’s construction details on a variety of simple but practical antennas and accessories suitable for portable operating. All have been built and tested by the author over almost 30 years of successful QRP activity.

Hand-carried QRP antennas is an ebook readable on most devices. It’s the author’s second book, following on from the top-selling Minimum QRP, released in 2015.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 8228 KB
  • Print Length: 171 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Peter Parker VK3YE; 1 edition (18 August 2016)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B01KOLZHKM
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  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #180,935 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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5.0 out of 5 starsQRP Antennas and a Whole Lot More!!!
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4.0 out of 5 starsPeter knows his stuff about QRP
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5.0 out of 5 starsMust read.
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5.0 out of 5 starssolid introduction
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