Field Day Antenna Designs
Designs by Dick Frederickson (RIP),
Provided by John Hendricks K7JLT

40/20 Meter Monster Wire Beam

Monster
Description Vendor Quantity Unit Price ($) Total Cost ($)
2-1/4 inch fiberglass tube, 8 ft long DX Engineering 1 34.99 34.99
2 inch fiberglass tube, 8 ft long DX Engineering 2 25.99 51.98
1-3/4 inch fiberglass tube, 8 ft long DX Engineering 2 20.79 41.58
2-1/4 inch tubing latch MGS 4 11.95 47.80
2 inch tubing latch MGS 4 9.95 39.80
End Insulators DX Engineering 8 2.99 23.92
450 Ohm Ladderline (stranded) The Wireman 150 .33 49.50
Center Insulator for ladderline The Wireman 1 16.95 16.95
3/16 inch Dacron black line The Wireman 183 .12 21.96
#14 GA white THDE stranded wire Lowes 225.25 .094 21.17
Total Cost 349.65

40 Meter Improved Double Extended Zep

DEZ
Description Vendor Quantity Unit Price ($) Total Cost ($)
End Insulators DX Engineering 2 2.99 5.98
450 Ohm Ladderline (stranded) The Wireman 150 .33 49.50
Center Insulator for Ladderline The Wireman 1 16.95 16.95
#14 GA white THDE stranded wire Lowes 172 .094 16.17
Total Cost 88.60