[AMRadio] HF Antennas and related items FS

Ken, W8EK kenw8ek at gmail.com
Sun Apr 24 15:43:15 EDT 2016

HF Antennas and related For Sale:

Wire Antenna, Vertical Antennas, Antenna spring, antenna
switches, antenna books, Coax connectors, and more

Radio Works "Carolina Windom" HF Antenna:

This antenna covers all amateur HF bands with one antenna.

Freq. coverage: 80-6 meters
Gain: As much as 10 dBd
Radiator length: Horiz. = 132' + Vertical = 22'
Polarization: Both vertical and horizontal components
Feed line: 50 ohm Coaxial cable
Tuner needed: Yes
Power Rating: 1500 Watts (HF)**Depending on duty cycle
Recommended Height: > 35' - Usable at 30'
Radials Not required
Outstanding on all bands covered
Great WARC band performance
An antenna that does it all
Easily beats G5RV, dipoles, trap antennas
Special Matching Transformer
Enhanced, low angle, Vertical Radiator
The secret is the inverted VERTICAL RADIATOR
Matching Unit enhances vertical radiation
Automatic tuners in most current rigs will tune this antenna.
Chosen by 'Big Gun' DX'ers and DX'peditions.

This one is still in its package, new, unused.
Radio Works sells it for $160.  Buy this one for
only $100 plus shipping from Florida.

Force 12 FPA-15 Flagpole Antenna:

The Force 12 FPA-15 "flagpole" antenna is designed to
be a stealth antenna, yet permit a ham to get a signal
on most ham bands. It is a flagpole about 16 feet tall,
making it a quarter wave on 20 meters. It can be used
on other ham bands with an antenna tuner.

This one was removed from the QTH of a silent key. The
base could not be removed, but can be purchased from
Force 12, or fabricated.

Force 12 sells these for about $500. Buy this one for $200,
with the paper work.  Pick up near Ocala FL preferred.

Flag is not included!

Solarcon A-99 Vertical HF Antenna:

Although this antenna is often used on the 11 meter band,
it can also be used on the 10 and 12 meter ham bands.

Solarcon give the following features:
Handles 2000 Watts
Full 5/8 Wave Antenna
17' Antenna in Three Easy to Assemble Sections
SWR Tuning Broad Bandwidth that Covers Far Above and
....Below the Traditional CB Channels
DC Grounded
Insulated up to 14,500 Volts
Can be Used for Export, Commercial and 10 Meter Ham
Highest Gain Fiberglass Antenna on the Market

I do not think this antenna has ever been used. The XYL
of the SK it came from said he bought a lot of ham gear
just before he passed. It looks new, although it is not
in its original box.

Pick up near Ocala FL would be great, but it can be shipped.

Paper work included for only $50.

Hustler RSS-2 Stainless Steel Resonator Spring
Appears to be unused. No blemishes. $10

Coaxial Antenna Switches:

All work fine, look fine, and use SO-239 connectors.

Two position "Strip Line" Coax Switch
The MFJ 1702 C switch utilizes metal cavity construction for max
efficiency and high isolation. This two position coax switch has
a new center ground protection! Better than 60 dB isolation at
300 MHz and better than 50 dB at 450MHz. 50 Ohm. The unused
terminal is automatically grounded for static and RF protection.
It has less than 0.2 dB insertion loss and SWR below 1.2:1.
Heavy cavity type construction and SO-239 connectors.
Mounting holes. It looks very close to new.
With paper work for $22.

Pace 5621, 3 position Coax Switch
Common connection on the front of the rectangular box, with
the 3 switched connectors out the back. Rated 1 KW. $20

Avanti 3 position Coax Switch
Rectangular box with slightly sloped switch panel on top.
SO-239 connectors on back. $18

Avanti 2 position Coax Switch
As above, but 2 position instead of three. $14

Homebrew 2 position Coax Switch
Rectangular box. Two switch connectors out back, with
common connector out the front. $10

Antenna Books:

All are paper back, in nice condition.

All about Cubical Quad Antennas
This is the Bible on Quad antennas written by
Bill Orr, W6SAI, in 1959.
Extremely nice condition for $15.

The ARRL Antenna Book - 13th Edition - 1974
Close to new condition - $12

The ARRL Antenna Book - 14th Edition - 1984
Close to new condition, $12
Well used condition, $8

The ARRL Antenna Book - 17th Edition - 1994
Several inches thick! - $18

The ARRL Antenna Book - 21st Edition - 2007
The book is very thick, but the book itself is
dog eared and not in real good shape, BUT it has
the original CD with it. $20

Antennas - Selection, Installation, and Projects
Published by Radio Shack - 3rd Edition by Evans and
Britain - $6

UHF Antennas, Converters, and Tuners by Milton Kiver
Sams Book - $10

Coax connectors and adapters:

Prices are per connector. Several of each are available.
Most are unused.

SPECIAL: Buy 5 and take 10% off.
Buy 10 or more and take 20% off.

UHF double female Barrel connector
Joins two PL-259's. $3

UHF Bulkhead Connector with mounting hardware
Double female, about 2 inches long $6

Screw type coupler to join two RG-58 cables. $1

UHF T connector with two female and one male
Joins two PL-259's and one SO-239. $5

UG-175 reducing adapters for PL-259 for RG-58 $.50

BNC female to type N female adapter
Joins standard BNC and N cables
Still sealed in package $8

Male N connector to BNC female $10

BNC HT to PL-259 adapter (BNC male to UHF female) $5

BNC female to UHF male (reverse of above) $5

BNC male for coax cables $2

BNC L elbow, right angle $3

BNC double female $3

Chassis mount BNC female
square mount (uses 4 screws) $3
Amphenol screw in type, sealed in package $4

BNC T, two female and one male $3

I also have many other accessories available.
Just too many to list here. Please e-mail your requests.

Prices do not include shipping from Florida.



Ken, W8EK

Ken Simpson
E-mail to W8EK at FLHam.net or W8EK at arrl.net
Voice Phone (352) 732-8400

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