Classic single wire beverage antenna by OK2ZAW

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The beverage is a long wire antenna installed very close to the ground. The antenna should be longer than 1 wavelength and installed at a height of less than 0,05 wavelength above ground. The beverage is usually terminated in a resistance at the end (opposite the feedpoint).
Beverage antennas provide one of the least expensive and most reliable ways to improve DX capabilities on the low frequencies.

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Main functions:

Option - Common-mode current choke to hams hack:

Link to CMCC


CMCC 1 to 3 port

Schematic and measurement:

Feeder schematic

Terminator schematic

Terminator BOG



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Beverage terminator sch brd
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