However, in a shootout with other verticals over at the army test range at stanford, it did outperform the dipole on any band from 20,15,10 etc The massive stainless steel plate 6mm is intended for use on the same pole where the antenna is installed. But, they still work. I am therefore giving it a rating of 5 out of 5. For information about cookies please click "more information". The main problem is getting inexpensive parts.
Includes solder lugs on one end for easy connection to ground post.
5-Band Vertical 80m - 10mHustler 5-BTV
The 5btv seems to be a good comprise for people that have limited space or need a small antenna. All quarter wave vertical antennas need an earth system to work against. Write Your Own Review Only registered users can write reviews. These radial kits can be used for elevated antennas not ground mounted. And I do run it without ground radials.