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Re: Re: Elk Antennas for HTs?



Emily:
> This is a Log Periodic antenna, the nature of this antenna is that it is broad banded. You will note that the elements starting at the rear are longer than the elements at the front. They decrease in size logarithmically as the frequency decreases.

73's
- Joe, K7zt

> From: Emily Clarke <w0eec@AMSAT.Org>
> Date: 2004/10/19 Tue PM 12:37:06 CDT
> To: Joe Krepps <occupant@blazenet.net>,  amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Elk Antennas for HTs?
> 
> The Elk antennas are nice, but they don't have any kind of handle, so 
> unfortunately it's very difficult to point.  Also, you can't use the Elk 
> for full duplex since it doesn't have a duplexer.
> 
> 73,
> 
> Emily
> 
> 
> At 11:24 AM 10/19/2004 -0400, Joe Krepps wrote:
> >All,
> >
> >Has anyone tried Elk Antenna's 2m/440 antenna for satellite work? I'm 
> >considering it in place of an Arrow. The Elk claims there's 1 antenna feed 
> >so no duplexer is needed. It would also be nice to have an antenna that 
> >will lay flat in my car as well.
> >
> >Appreciate your insights.
> >
> >tnx & 73
> >Joe WB3CFN
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