j pole or slim jim?

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gerald123
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j pole or slim jim?

Post by gerald123 » 05 Jun 2018, 23:06

i am thinking of making a j pole for the ameture band 145 mhz frequencie.....but would like to know what the difirence is beetween the j pole and the slim jim for[ rx only ] would like to get some feed back from you lads...

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Re: j pole or slim jim?

Post by wa10 » 06 Jun 2018, 05:43

virtually no difference, they are basically the same thing although some folk ascribe magical properties to slimjim.
j-pole is simpler to build and imho more durable.

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