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* [http://www.hamuniverse.com/2mtrcheap.html 2m dipole] simple
* [http://www.hamuniverse.com/2mtrcheap.html 2m dipole] simple - Must be high above ground, no gain.
* [http://www.hamuniverse.com/2metergp.html 2m 1/4-wave monopole] simple
 
* [http://www.hamuniverse.com/2metergp.html 2m 1/4-wave monopole] simple - Note: It is ok to use 3 radials instead of 4, and they don't really need to slope downwards unless truly perfect SWR at 50Ohms is required. Sloping downwards will also reduce antenna gain.
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  • 2m dipole simple - Must be high above ground, no gain.
  • 2m 1/4-wave monopole simple - Note: It is ok to use 3 radials instead of 4, and they don't really need to slope downwards unless truly perfect SWR at 50Ohms is required. Sloping downwards will also reduce antenna gain.
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