Note: The May-June 2020 TCA features the article “Keep (your) noise away from your active RX antenna | Éloigner le (votre) bruit de votre antenne active de réception” by Jimmy Howard, VE2JWH and François Daigneault, VE2AAY.
The article refers to a video which has been provided below.
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May-June 2020 TCA | mai-juin 2020 TCA – page 22
Keep (your) noise away from your active RX antenna |
Éloigner le (votre) bruit de votre antenne active de réception
Jimmy Howard, VE2JWH | François Daigneault, VE2AAY
A brief comparison of Low Frequency evening reception on a typical amplified 1-metre whip with DC feed over the coaxial and a separate antenna setup as described in this 1-minute video.
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