Jim Koshmider,  K8OZ




        October 14, 2016  Presentation:  “Short Verticals for the Low Bands”


Suggested Reading


www.K6MM.com  (Listed under “Antennas “ –  “The 160m “No Excuses” Homebrew Vertical”)


“An Experimental Look at Ground Systems for HF Verticals”;  Rudy Severns, N6LF  March 2010 QST p. 30


“Antenna Efficiency”  Alan Applegate, K0BG;  k0bg.com  (Select “Antenna Efficiency”)


“Verticals, Ground Systems and Some History”;  Rudy Severns, N6LF  July 2000


“Efficient Ground Systems for Vertical Antennas”;  Archibald C. Doty, Jr., K8CFU  Feb. 1983 QST, p. 20


“Evolution of the Short Top-Loaded Vertical”;  Charles J. Michaels, W7XC March 1990 QST


“Low-Band DXing”;  John Devoldere, ON4UN (Published by ARRL) May, 1987  (Also, see newer editions)


“80 Meter DXing”;  John Devoldere, ON4UN (Published by Communications Technology, Inc. – multiple editions)


Any recent “ARRL Antenna Handbook”;  Published by ARRL


“ARRL’s Vertical Antenna Classics”; Published by ARRL  


“Antennas” 2nd Ed.;  John Kraus, W8JK (Published by McGraw-Hill)