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Reviews Categories | Antennas: HF Portable (not mobile) | Mizuho PBX-100 Help

Reviews Summary for Mizuho PBX-100
Mizuho PBX-100 Reviews: 1 Average rating: 4.0/5 MSRP: $165.02
Description: * Bands: 80, 40, 20, 15, 10m (Including WARC Bands) * Power rating: 200W PEP SSB * VSWR: 1.2:1 (typical)
* Bandwidth: Depends on band * Loaded coil resonators * Radiation Angle: Low * Freq. Selection: Automatic
* Ground plane wire provided * Includes ground spike + clamps * No guying necessary * Height: 2m (approx)

The PBX has been designed as a portable HF vertical, ideal for carrying around in the car and using by the side of the road or in a field. Able to handle 200W, it can be used with all the popular compact HF transceivers. Packed down it measures around one metre in length. Erected it extends to around 3.6 metres. A ground spike and all necessary radial wire is included. The antenna is completely self-supporting.
Product is in production.
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2E0SFX Rating: 4/5 Apr 14, 2011 16:26 Send this review to a friend
PBX-100 Watson Portable HF Antenna  Time owned: 3 to 6 months
This was picked up cheap at an SK Sale, never bothered with it as I had a a QRP Mag loop and a Outbacker Perth, so one sunny April afternoon I took it out put it up this happened to conincide with borrowing the Harrow Clubs Antenna Analyser,10 mins later counterpoise that where easy to unravel it was tuned mid band all 1.1 1.2 though 80 m is knife edge 30 k bandwidth, popped it on a ft817 running on internal batteries 2.5 watts, Ukraine 1st call from London hopped up and down the bands same great reports ok i have a heil 5 mic fitted but this was good reports 55 56. put it all away easy now just pull it out to the permanent black markers and away we go Great, buy one its great
1 Complaint.. no 17m though they say its possible dont, but never managed it so 4 on the mark.

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