The W8JK antenna design

Invented by Dr. John D. Kraus, W8JK, in 1937, it uses two dipoles, both driven and out of phase with each other, to create a directional antenna no front to back ratio, though that works on six bands 20-17-15-12-10-6 meters and as a top loaded vertical on 40 meters
post 14 May 2024
The W8JK antenna design

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