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Reviews Categories | Antennas: HF: Yagi, Quad, Rotary dipole, LPDA | TGM MQ1-W Help

Reviews Summary for TGM MQ1-W
Reviews: 2 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $(missing—add MSRP)
Description: Two element beam for 20/17/12 mtr. bands
Product is in production.
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2E0RZK Rating: 5/5 Sep 2, 2015 00:49 Send this review to a friend
Funky  Time owned: 3 to 6 months
This is a great little antenna. It was easy to install, light and solid as a rock. I live on the south west coast of England and we get some very high Atlantic winds which haven't worried this little marvel one bit. It's small footprint doesn't spook my (sometimes awkward) neighbours. The only difficulty I had was to tune the SWR, which is easily done, but really needs to be performed in situ at the operational height, but that's true of most antennas. If you can hire a cherry picker for the day, you'll save a lot of pain and frustration. Once done, low SWR is stable even in poor weather, with a wide spread across the bands. I've had QSOs with good RS reports from all around Europe, US, Middle East and Africa with only 50 Watts. If you're thinking of buying this antenna, bear in mind that it must be mounted high to work well and doesn't come with a balun (1:1 required), which you will need if you are feeding RG 213 cable.
GM6JUA Rating: 5/5 Mar 14, 2012 11:00 Send this review to a friend
great value  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
this is a superb quality antenna
for 20/17/12 mtr.bands also tunes well on 50mhz.
well packed with very clear instructions

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