Tag Archives: Hexbeam

Men at work !

The mast for my HEXbeam was not very solid to carry that antenna. So I decided to go for a more solid one and move the “old” one to the backyard to carry all the wire antennas. Easter saturday the … Continue reading

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The first “HEX” QSO’s

Of course the best way to test an antenna is making QSO’s … And the first test was a big success … DV1VHK has the honnor of being my first “HEX-QSO“. Followed by YD4IRS and VU3DJQ All 3 stations  no … Continue reading

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I have a “HEX” !

Today, with lots of help from ON7YZ, my new HEXbeam is mounted on the tower … with a small owl as guard … SWR is amazing good on all bands except on 12 meters … but I can tune it … Continue reading

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My “HEX” arrived !

My new toy arrived yesterday : a genuine HEXbeam from G3TXQ, professionally made and packed by MW0JZE. Thank you Ant for the good service ! The HEX was immediately inspected by my second operator. If the weather permits the HEX … Continue reading

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Preparations for 12m cranck up tower and antennas part 5

Today my good friend ON7YZ mounted the VHF & UHF groundplane in the top of the tower. Also the rotor (Yeasu G-650C) is mounted … The Hexbeam will be shipped on monday … I hope we can mount it on … Continue reading

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