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Author Topic: Introducing the SULA: An affordable unidirectional DX-grade loop antenna?  (Read 1602 times)

Offline ThaDood

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I was asked, yet another weird question, of how I would like to be buried, when I finally bite the big one. The answer was actually pretty easy. Face-down, like a certain historical figure in the late 1980's, (I will not mention who, but some of you will get it, and that's enough.) Why??? It would be a burial that will satisfy everyone: (1) My enemies will say that it will show me where to go. (2) On the same point, I can have my enemies kiss my butt. (3) It will temporarily give someone a place to park a bicycle. See??? A WIN / WIN for everyone.

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   Thanks ThaDood for the very valuable material for repetition and your own experiments.
It gives you to think, instead of placing a typical magnetic loop in the garden, you can see a better SULA directional antenna. The other two parts of the publication are now available.
 When I am old enough that I no longer climb a tree, this antenna will be my salvation. ;D
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Offline Zoidberg

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Sounds promising. I've been pondering several inexpensive readymade and homebrew amplified loops.
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Offline Quinta

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i think LNA instead of balun should work much better. Or aplifier like Chavdar Levkov amp.

 

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