These handy copper-cactus antennas are great projects. Build one for everyday use, or as an emergency back-up antenna. Click on the link below for instructions, and a calculator to provide measurements for the frequency you will be using. They can be built for 6m, 2m, or 70cm. No ground plane is needed, just an insulted support of, PVC, rope…etc.
RAC Bulletin 2012-054E – Two Commercial Operations Evicted from Two Meter Band
Following investigation into several member complaints, the Radio Amateurs of Canada is pleased to announce that two cases of frequency incursion have been resolved.
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