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Old 04-30-2011, 09:56 PM
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Originally Posted by xodeuce View Post
If you know someone with a 1/2λ antenna, you could always try that and see if it's any better.
The SBB-1 is 1/2 wave on 70cm. If we know the SWR on that band it might be useful, too. Can't see a way to tune it from the photos on the web. Sorta looks like a HT rubber duckie with an NMO mount. :-)
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