[amsat-bb] Re: 70cm Helicoil Good/Bad expensive?

Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF nigel at ngunn.net
Mon Jul 11 18:28:49 PDT 2011

What, exactly, is a helicoil antenna?

On 12-Jul-11 00:39, Kevin Deane wrote:
> Hello all, whats the take on these antennas? I am sure someone on here has used them and they certainly look cool but how do they perform?
> Dont you have to switch polerization on a cross polerized yagi?
> I know there is not a perfect antenna, just wondering about the Helicoil...
> Kevin
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