Ground effect

40m monopole over various ground conditions

Ground conductivity, permittivity and the effects on vertical monopoles.

Installing Ground Rods the Easy Way

Installing Ground Rods the Easy Way

Ground Rods… so easy a pre-teen can do it. Presented is a method learned from other hams on how to install a ground rod with minimal or no hammering. Using a watering can, even children can sink an 8 foot ground rod into the ground. All it takes is water and time.