Runt radials

Antennas shipping with ineffective antenna decoupling are on the rise as manufacturers daringly advocate 1/12 wave radials work.

Radials and their far field effects

H-plane gain of monopole with 1, 2 and 3 radials

Radials are peculiar things worthy of some explanation.

Old DX Engineering Radial Plates won’t fit 2 inch OD pipe

If you might be wondering if there is a difference between older and newer Radial Plate kits from DX Engineering there is… for the better, but there was a catch…

Low Profile Vertical HF Antenna

Described is a no nonsense 16 foot copper vertical antenna easy enough to build for a quick check to see if a vertical is for you.