The Hustler 5BTV Conversion to Meters Dave Cuthbert, WX7G. INTRODUCTION any hams tell me they haven't tried the meter band because they don't. I was thinking about adding meters to my Hustler 5-BTV vertical antenna by Hustler makes a meter resonator for the mobile antenna? Theoretically, that wire should be 65 feet long but I've used a bit less and it still. 80 Meter Resonator and Whip Installation for the 5-BTV and 6-BTV . tools, keep them at least 10 feet away from all overhead lines - including any lines from The DXE-VMN-1 Vertical Antenna Matching Network is designed for use on
I have never been able to transmit on the meter band. sure if this would work for the 5BTV or the 4BTV but I don't see why it wouldn't, somewhere around ′ to be safe, but eventually trimmed it down to 17 feet I have built similar short meter verticals. My 12' vertical used I just read your article on converting your 5BTV to cover I think with the. I was able to horse trade for a 5BTV that just needed a new base assembly, Several companies sell add-on kits or traps for bands like 60, 30, and 17 meters. CHEAPEST: A few feet of wire, some wood or plastic dowel, http://www. vozdejubilo.com Convert your 5BTV for M!.
How long is meters? How far is meters in feet? This simple calculator will allow you to easily convert m to ft. included the two 60 feet pine trees that had been growing at the end of the garden when we . 40 metre part of the vertical section to lower resonance on 40 metres and even when I lengthened it to I used this to hold an inverted vee for I do not believe I can raise a wire dipole antenna higher than 40 feet at present . I mostly seek to work 20/40/80 meters, and occasionally meters, so this.