- Amateur Radio (Ham Radio) Community

Call Search

New to Ham Radio?
My Profile

Friends Remembered
Survey Question

DX Cluster Spots

Ham Exams
Ham Links
List Archives
News Articles
Product Reviews
QSL Managers

Site Info
eHam Help (FAQ)
Support the site
The eHam Team
Advertising Info
Vision Statement

Reviews Categories | Antennas: VHF/UHF+ Omnidirectional: verticals, mobile, etc | Ham Radio Antenna 2 Meter 440MHz Copper J-Pole Antenna Help

Reviews Summary for Ham Radio Antenna 2 Meter 440MHz Copper J-Pole Antenna
Ham Radio Antenna 2 Meter 440MHz Copper J-Pole Antenna Reviews: 1 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $34
Description: Here is the 2 meter 440 MHz J-Pole with a two piece design. Will fit in the trunk of your car, go-kit, and is easy to hide in the bushes or behind a chimney when assembled.

This is a super antenna for any situation. Great for base stations, this antenna can be mounted on a mast, tower or even strapped to an apartment balcony. This is at terrific antenna for digital communications; use it on your packet, dx cluster or APRS station. Also great for portable use, and the rugged design makes it an excellent emergency antenna. some people even use it as a VHF scanner antenna.

Each antenna is individually tested and tuned for optimum performance on their respective bands. The two meter antenna is tuned to 146MHZ (1.2:1 SWR or less at 146MHz), and the SWR is 1.4:1 or less throughout the entire 2 meter band. This antenna also loads up on 70cm for excellent dual band performance.

Carry it with you for fast emergency communications base site deployment or use it as your permanent base antenna.

Technical Specifications:

- Constructed out of 1/2 inch copper tubing
- Overall length 69 inches
- radiator 58 inches
- matching stub 19 inches
- S0-239 connector is soldered on at the point of lowest SWR.
- Omnidirectional radiation Pattern
- Gain is about 3db over a 1/4 wave ground plane.
Product is in production.
More info:
Email Subscription
You are not subscribed to this review.

My Subscriptions
Subscriptions Help

You can write your own review of the Ham Radio Antenna 2 Meter 440MHz Copper J-Pole Antenna.

KF5HBU Rating: 5/5 Nov 25, 2011 19:56 Send this review to a friend
Purchased for EMCOM and became my primary antenna!  Time owned: 3 to 6 months
The J-Pole Antenna from Ham Radio Antenna on the web at caught my attention because it was on sale at the time I bought it. After I placed my order it arrived in a 6 MIL Thick Plastic Carrying Bag. After testing the antenna on a Rig Expert analyzer, I took it out and put it on my 30 foot mast and was hitting repeaters 60 miles away with 50 watts. We have a winner in this J-Pole, so, I immediately ordered two more of their antennas. These were also delivered the following week and I have since found out that all of the products from Ham Radio Antenna come in their own 6 MIL Bag. Pretty awesome for the person who wants to keep their antenna and even a length of coax protected from the stuff in the trunk and such.

If you have any questions, problems, or suggestions about Reviews, please email your Reviews Manager.