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Old 06-11-2018, 4:52 PM
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They are expensive new but the performance is way better than you can imagine for a small-ish ground plane. Its only a dB or two down from a resonant 1/4 wave ground plane but it does that consistently across the 30 to 88Mhz range. The antenna it replaces in the field was 16ft tall and had 19 separate parts, and the COM201B works better.

If you want a terrific omni directional VHF lo band monitor antenna you will probably not find anything better.

Originally Posted by k9wkj View Post
kinda why i posted that
as i ran across pricing and now i know why war is expensive
not a very attractive price for a groundplane with extra added built in lossiness
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