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QRP ANTENNAS FOR THE ICOM IC-705

See the special offer at the bottom of the page. 

JULY MEGA SALE AND CLEARANCE OFFERS ON EFHW MATCHING UNITS, BALUNS, AND UN/UNs.

See the special offers at the bottom of the page. 

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Commercial News: Multi-Matching units for 2 > 30MHz

Our NEW ultra low cost high quality COMMERCIAL matching units consist of single, dual and tri-cores, the cores are custom made and wound with PTFE wire. The cores are fitted into a UV protected enclosure that is resin potted, the enclosures below are custom made and IP68 rated. We offer SO239/BNC/TNC or “N” type sockets. Power levels up to a maximum of 125 watts pep (this is what the commercial radios are capable of) although we can manufacture higher power levels. Top quality and no compromises, stainless steel line and mounting supports. Heavy duty lightweight enclosures. MOQ

IP68 rated UV protected enclosures with stainless steel fittings

IP68 rated UV protected enclosures with stainless steel fittings

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QRP ANTENNAS FOR THE ICOM IC-705

ICOM IC-705 ANTENNAS

Icom IC-705 Low Power Portable Antenna:

(LIMITED STOCKS)

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

Models 705HF & 705VHF. The perfect portable HF/VHF matching units for low power transceivers.

Seems the radio is out in Japan. click HERE

UK price announced at £1,299.00 inc UK tax of 20%. Production starts June for export.

Icom UK have just issued a statement 29th May 2020

We regret to inform you that contrary to our earlier messages, the 70MHz (4 Metre) band will not be included in our much anticipated IC-705 QRP SDR transceiver.

ICOM UK takes this opportunity to apologise to our Ham Radio Dealers and our customers having previously included 4 metres in our product release information and our marketing bulletins.

The 705 remains a one of a kind ground breaking QRP radio. A go anywhere portable or a worthy base station in the shack, offering VHF, UHF, HF and D-Star operation on Icom’s renowned SDR platform,

ICOM UK will continue to keep you up to date regarding the imminent launch of this new model. To keep up to date about the IC-705, please continue to follow our postings on our website and social media channels. Courtesy of Icom UK website.

ANTENNAS FOR THE ICOM IC-705 and other Ham Radios

As we have lock down due to Covid 19 and most of our commercial work has been completed it was decided to make 2 low power special HF & VHF HALF WAVE RESONANT END FED ANTENNAS for the new Icom IC-705, but can also be used on the Icom IC703, X5105, the FT817/818 and the KX3/KX2 radios as well as the QMac HF90 set to lower power.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE ANTENNAS ARE NOT SUITABLE FOR THE COMMERCIAL CODAN/BARRETT RANGE OF 125 WATT RADIOS.

RESONANT END FED ANTENNAS. GET THE 705HF & 705VHF: UK SALES ONLY

The HF unit 705HF (49/1 dual-core) will cover any single frequency or multiple frequencies between 2 > 30MHz. Supplied with 10 mtrs of GREEN KEVLAR Mil spec line and end insulator = 14/28MHz, if you want other frequencies then just change the line with approx half-wave length of wire.

3/4 Resin potted with condensation vent.

The VHF unit 705VHF (30 > 70MHz) will be set up for 50.110 MHz and include approx 3 mtrs GREEN KEVLAR wire and fittings plus end insulator.

3/4 Resin potted with condensation vent.

ICOM IC-705 ANTENNAS

Models 705HF & 705VHF. The perfect portable HF/VHF matching units for low power transceivers.

Models 705HF & 705VHF. The perfect portable HF/VHF matching units for low power transceivers.

The matching units are resin potted, ultra lightweight at 100 > 150 grams and each one is fully tested on air. Either type is available with “N Type”, BNC or SO239 sockets or a mixture as you require.

Above: 50 MHz Sweep (705VHF)

 

Above eg: 14MHz sweep which also produces 28MHz 2nd harmonic, 10 mtrs wire supplied (705HF)

ANTENNAS FOR THE ICOM IC-705/X5105/FT817/818/IC-703 etc

Above: 4 band Multi HF sweep just add 20.5 mtrs wire. Guaranteed 7/14/21/28MHz (705HF)

 705HF antenna supplied with 10 mtrs of GREEN KEVLAR wire

705VHF antenna set up for 50MHz with approx 3 mtrs GREEN KEVLAR wire

+ throwing line and weight on spool and both supplied in a FREE zipped up case: PRICE JUST £50.00 UK FREE POST

SO239, “N” Type or BNC sockets

Carry Case above

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JULY MEGA SALE AND CLEARANCE OFFERS ON EFHW MATCHING UNITS, BALUNS, AND UN/UNs.

We have decided to migrate to a more popular requested enclosure being the ruggedised UV protected black pot as below. 1000 have been ordered and so we will clearout ALL the small lightweight resin potted box 49/1 versions we have in stock which is around 140 to 150 units. The rating is 2 > 30MHz @ either 50 or 125 watts PEP as used on some of the commercial ALE Transceivers. For further information read the pdf by K1RF who recommends our old amateur radio antenna business G Whip regarding EFHW resonant antennas when we first designed them.

ABOVE: Our new commercial standardised enclosure for all versions 25/50/125 watt

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CLEARANCE ITEMS LISTED BELOW

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

Did you see the RSGB video on YOUTUBE 29/6/2020? if not look it up and see what G0KYA has to say about EFHW Resonant antennas. And the best antenna was? the EFHW……….simple, VERY cost effective for under £15 to get on multiple bands!

NEW TECHNOLOGY. G WHIP ANTENNAS DESIGN (2005 >). NO TUNER NEEDED. NO GROUND NEEDED. NO RADIALS, PURE RESONANCE ON SINGLE OR MULTI FREQUENCIES. 1.3 DB LOSS MATCHING. USED THE WORLD OVER BY MIL/SECURITY/COMMERCIAL HF USERS.

BELOW #3CT125: 125 watt PEP 2 > 30MHz 49/1 units: SO239 connectors, resin potted 3 core unit PTFE wire wound.

1 UNIT FOR £20.00 INC FREE UK POST/PACKING. BNC versions also available by request.

2 UNITS FOR £35.00 INC FREE UK POST/PACKING. BNC versions also available by request.

3 UNITS FOR £45.00 INC FREE UK POST/PACKING. BNC versions also available by request.

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

Will supply 10 mtrs of wire for one unit, fit and test on 14 MHz

or you can replace with 20.5 mtrs wire for multi band or just add a halfwave length of wire for the frequency required for maximum efficiency.

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BELOW #2CT50: 49/1 EFHW matching units. 2 cores PTFE wound, resin potted, 50w pep, ideal for portable use. BNC or SO239 STATE WHICH IS REQUIRED. 2 units for £32 FREE UK P/P.

Add 20.5 mtrs wire for multi band  or 10 mts for 14/28MHz or just add a halfwave length of wire for the frequency required for maximum efficiency.

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

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BELOW #2CT50SL: 49/1 EFHW matching units. 2 cores PTFE wound, resin potted, 50w pep, ideal for portable use, spring loaded connector for quick band/frequency change line. BNC only. 2 units for £35 FREE UK P/P

Add 20.5 mtrs wire for multi band  or 10 mts for 14/28MHz or just add a halfwave length of wire for the frequency required for maximum efficiency.

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

BELOW #50-125w: 50MHz Resonant End Fed Antenna. 125 watts pep, SO239 socket, resin potted, stainless hardware, setup on 50.110MHz with good bandwidth.Fitted with approx 3 mtrs of kevlar Mil spec wire with end insulator. Adjustable if required on installation, suggest 10 mtrs feeder. 2 ONLY £29.00 each FREE UK POST/PACKING

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BELOW: 2 x 4/1 125 watt pep GUANELLA current baluns, multi-core PTFE wound, genuine CURRENT baluns, SO239, fully resin potted cores/windings, super sweep 2 > 30MHz,  stainless line supports, made as spares for .gov DF system but tested at 125 watts. Retail £75 each, bargain for the 2 units £29 inc UK P/P

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

PAY BY PAYPAL AND COLLECT BY APPOINTMENT

BELOW: Star DX Mates SR40 HF Receiver, SSB andAM, had 2 of these, sadly one got taken to the tip some months ago as it was offered FOC but never got collected, this one was the best of the 2 units so i kept it but now it has to go, collect it and pay £10 and we will donate the £10 to HRD. Location Southampton.

More special offers over this coming weekend

BOOKMARK THIS PAGE AS WE WILL BE CLEARING 4/1 VOLTAGE/CURRENT AND UN/UNs + 9/1 UN/UNs (RHOMBIC TYPES) + AT LEAST 100 LOW POWER RATED 49/1 UNITS. ALL COMMERCIALLY BUILT. DON’T FORGET TO LEAVE FEEDBACK ON EBAY OR HRD. THOSE WHO DO LEAVE FEEDBACK WILL GET PRIORITY ON THESE AND OTHER OFFERS. THESE PRICES ARE A FRACTION OF WHAT THE ITEMS SELL FOR IN THE COMMERCIAL WORLD..

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