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Old 08-06-2005, 11:47 PM
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Ok, well I found a page that told me how long each antenna needs to be at full length, 1/2 and 1/4 length. Since I can't really have them at full, I'd prolly use 1/4 legth which is what most fire and ambulance rigs use.

My results:
Low band - 20 feet (full length) - 10 feet (1/2 wave) - 5.0 feet (1/4 wave)
VHF band - 6.0 feet (full length) - 3.0 feet (1/2 wave) - 1.5 feet (1/4 wave)
UHF band - 2.0 feet (full length) - 1.5 feet (1/2 wave) - 0.5 feet (1/4 wave)

If any of this information is wrong, please let me know so I may adjust lengths accordingly to band.

As far as the wiring and connectors and whatnot, I still need info about that.
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