Broadband dipole

Karl W4KRL W4KRL at
Mon Jun 23 08:36:05 CDT 2008

According to this patent the antenna has the wonderful property of a visual
standing wave ratio. Not only is it flat from dc to light but you don’t need
an SWR meter to prove it!

73 Karl W4KRL

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[ at] On Behalf Of Bill Liles
Sent: Sunday, June 22, 2008 6:30 AM
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Subject: Re: Broadband dipole

Folks, the patent number for this antenna is 4,423,423 dated Dec. 27,1983. 
If you wished to download the patent for free a good site is  Bill

On Sat, Jun 21, 2008 at 4:07 PM, <riese-k3djc at> wrote:

I have no experience but I understand they don't work well
but I know some AM ers that like them because they match
well and don't cause flash over on converted AM BC transmitters  ??


On Sat, 21 Jun 2008 15:49:05 -0400 andre kesteloot
<andre.kesteloot at> writes:
> Here is a link to the broadband dipole we discussed today at Tacos
> 73
> André

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