Originally Posted by rover67
not make each leg a half wavelength or even a full wavelength on that dipole?
maybe that's a dumb question... i'll do some more reading.
A full wave dipole is impossible to feed with coax, the impedance would be way to high. You *might* be able to off center feed it, if you could find the 300 ohm point, then you would be able to feed it with coax through a 4:1 balun. Doing so would give you an acceptable SWR and may show some gain over a 1/2 wave dipole. Dave?????