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Six Meter DXing for Little Pistols

05/04/2013

In the June 2008 issue of CQ Magazine, I wrote about the difficulties of getting on 6 meters while living with covenant restrictions (CC&R) prohibiting antennas.1 I concocted a way to overcome these restrictions and, with considerable effort, was able to erect an antenna in the tight confines of my attic, 35 feet above the ground. Now, with many years of 6 meter activity in my log, I wanted to review the results of operating with a dipole, a type of antenna that I had not used since I was first licensed as a Novice more than 50 years ago.

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