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Video: How to Make a Shortwave Radio Antenna for Less Than $1.00

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better yet make a cantenna

follow the link to make a long range wireless internet antenna.
put it in front of a parabolic dish, then hook it up to your computer and watch the networks appear.
from my experiments with this technology, i was able to break on to wireless signals over a mile away! 8)

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hi rustle,

the link takes me to the homepage.
where is the link to the long range wireless internet antenna?
i did a few searches and came up empty.

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Ron Paul is My President


Too long and drawn out for something so simple. Let me save you the time... get an alligator clip, crimp it to 4-5' wire, clip the clip to the existing antenna, extend the wire, hang on the wall.
We don't know how to mind our own business
'Cause the whole worlds got to be just like us
Now we are fighting a war over there
No matter who's the winner
We can't pay the cost
'Cause there's a monster on the loose

'Cause there's a monster on the loose

While attending an amatuer radio operators class,

we attached our lead antenae wire to a metal shopping cart,
(quad antenae) and in another demonstraton, to a metal chair, and did duplex (two way) transmissions.

If you can, stretch out a wire 36 feet long, and you'll get as far away and antartica. Called a "long wire" antenae.(again, amateur radio bands).

And provide a proper "ground" for your radio.

And never forget, “Humans, despite our artistic pretensions, our sophistication and many accomplishments, owe the fact of our existence to a six-inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.”


a bump for HAMmers

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