have already made over the last two years more then 30 loops,
some may look strange but all of then have amazing DX stories.
“tableantenna” is a invisible loop antenna mounted
on the inner board of a 60 CMS. plastic table and it is made
on ¾ inches soft cooper tube.
thick antenna is one of the lightest and more efficient one
due the large conductor diameter and it is made with children’s
spaghetti life guard foam covered with kitchens aluminum shed.
the middle is my first one loop covering from 24 MHz to 60
MHz, it is made with coaxial cable and is made with plastic
electric floor finishing.
This antenna was developed to work with my Titan 10 meters
AM / FM / SSB handheld, and on the top of the antenna is a
home made field strength meter to perform the maximum transmitting
There is a slot on the antenna base to receive the Titan belt
clip, and a lather band to firmly secure the radio on the
This radio/antenna system give me my first handheld DX on
October 29 , 2003 just on my birthday. Some days latter I
could realize a child’s dream : a transcontinental contact
from Rio de Janeiro to Slovenia running a handheld device,
after that I have made some other cotacts.
On the middle up is 84 CMS diameter antenna made on 9 MM.
soft cooper tube.
antenna is the one that I use most of the time, on March 23
, 2004 this antenna gives me a pile up on 18.157,50 when I
have made contacts to Hfpackers on United States and a lot
of stations around the world including Japan.
on my hand is the water tuned loop antenna.
AHD ALEX (Alexandre Grimberg).