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Title: parallel dipole
Post by: N2JTZ on September 19, 2007, 05:13:14 AM
I have a brand new ic-718, and a g5rv parallel dipole.using the rigs swr meter, I am fine on 80 meters, but 40, 20, &10 the swr is off the scale. coax is rg 213, & 1-1 balun. mechanicaly the antenna looks good, length should be right on the money. any suggestions?


Title: parallel dipole
Post by: W4BQF on September 19, 2007, 10:19:55 AM
What do you mean by 'parallel' dipoles? You have two dipoles in parallel? If so, why?

Not enough information to help you.


Tom - W4BQF