2 Meter, 5/4 Wave Antenna Revealed

Resolving the mystique surrounding the 5/4 wave antenna comparing center and end fed approaches. One conclusion is the end fed 5/4 wave antenna shows little promise as a vertical antenna for terrestrial use.

1/2 Wave vs. 5/4 Wave VHF EZNEC Shootout

Longer is not always better in the world of antennas. Such is the case of the 5/4 wave vertical antenna… a Super J-Pole Wannabe Antenna