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Complete Antenna's

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Parts List

Item QTY Part Notes
Complete Kit    Antenna's are complete when shipped
Spreader Plates  2 UHMW CNC cut Strong and Light Spreader Plates
Center Mast 1 4 foot x 1 1/4 by Max Gain Systems (www.mgs4u.com)
Rotor Base 1 UHMW CNC cut 2 Helicoils for mounting to rotor mast
Stainless Bolts 6 per band 8-20 Used in Standoff for Elements
Stainless Nuts 6 per band 8-20 Used in Standoff for Elements
Stainless Bolts 6 1/4 For Spreader Plates
Stainless Nuts 6 1/4 inch For Spreader Plates
Stainless Washers 6 1/4 inch Optional on Spread Plates
Rotor Mast 1 12" by 1 1/4 inch Max Gain Systems (www.mgs4u.com)
Center Element Standoff Mount  UHMW CNC cut Comes with band kit
Stainless hardware for Feeds  1 set Stainless hardware Attaching Feed lines to elements
Dacron Support cord 2 set Dacron Cords 2 sets one from top of mast to spreader and one on perimeter
Elements band  1 set Wire element set 2 Driven 1 Reflector / Cut to length
Heavy Duty Terminator 2 These or not the Cheap tin Crimp on's Installed on Driven Elements
Dacron Cord / Element Spacer 2 Dacron 1/8 Cut to length Spacers used between Driven and Reflector
Dacron to Wire Connector  4 Brass Connectors Used to connect the Spacers on Driven and Reflector 
Feed Line 1 CQ Super 8 Feed line for antenna to radio
Spreaders 6 sets Fiberglass Spreaders by Max Gain Systems (www.mgs4u.com)
Screw type Brass Compression 4 per band compression Fittings (Re-Useable) 4 per band used for Reflector / Driven to Spacer cords
S Hook on Dacron 6 per band Heavy Gage Stainless or Zinc depends on availability

Information for Hex (Element Length and Spacing)
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There are good startling number. On a homebrew some minor adjustment may be needed.

Frequency
MHZ
28.1 Inches Feet
Driven Element Length 219.93 18.33
Reflector Length 223.56 18.63
Driven Element Spacing 3.63 0.30
Reflector Spacing 2.31 0.19
Over All element spacing 5.16 0.43
Spreader length 54.98 4.58
Frequency 24.9 Inches Feet
Driven Element Length 248.19 20.68
Reflector Length 252.29 21.02
Driven Element Spacing 4.10 0.34
Reflector Spacing 2.61 0.22
Over All element spacing 5.82 0.49
Spreader length 62.05 5.17
Frequency 21.1 Inches Feet
Driven Element Length 292.89 24.41
Reflector Length 297.73 24.81
Driven Element Spacing 4.83 0.40
Reflector Spacing 3.08 0.26
Over All element spacing 6.87 0.57
Spreader length 73.22 6.10
Frequency 18.1 Inches Feet
Driven Element Length 341.44 28.45
Reflector Length 347.07 28.92
Driven Element Spacing 5.64 0.47
Reflector Spacing 3.59 0.30
Over All element spacing 8.01 0.67
Spreader length 85.36 7.11
Frequency 14.1 Inches Feet
Driven Element Length 438.30 36.52
Reflector Length 445.53 37.13
Driven Element Spacing 7.23 0.60
Reflector Spacing 4.61 0.38
Over All element spacing 10.28 0.86
Spreader length 109.57 9.13
Frequency 50.1 Inches Feet
Driven Element Length 123.35 10.28
Reflector Length 125.39 10.45
Driven Element Spacing 2.04 0.17
Reflector Spacing 1.30 0.11
Over All element spacing 2.89 0.24
Spreader length 30.84 2.57

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