Has anyone ever made an EH antenna? (Or any other experimental antenna for that matter?) How well did it work? Would you recommend it?

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@KN4LIA my best experiences are with dipoles. I played with an EH but I suspect the feedline was the actual radiator.

@Ea5iyl that's what I suspected, and what it says here. But I imagine if you add a tuner and a counterpoise to limit RF in the shack it could still work well as an antenna

@KN4LIA I did play with a tuner but never tried the EH antenna directly attached to my Xiegu G90. The EHs have a high Q but I believe what radiates is the feed, and that would be killed by any measure reducing the common-mode current. For small antennas I'd experiment with loop antennas.

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