Welcome to the March-April 2016 issue of The Canadian Amateur.
Do you want to download the TCA? – you must be logged in to access.
See the main menu bar at the top of the page and then click Downloads.
The cover story of this issue of TCA featured the article “An Ultra-Light Yagi for Transatlantic and Other Extreme DX” by Fred Archibald, VE1FA. In the article the author writes:
“We built the antenna at waist height in my backyard between two steel and wood 20-foot towers 105 feet apart using a pulley bar system and two parallel Kevlar cords (booms) 25 inches (63.5 cm) apart (see Figures 3, 4 and 5).”
The exact dimensions of this antenna can be found in the following pdf file.
FredArchibald-43elyagi-Table2.pdf (309 kb)