Magnetic Loop Antenna Costs

Here is a breakdown of the materials I used and cost for the portable magnetic loop antenna for QRP use:

Air Variable Capacitor – $8.99 Ebay

3ft RG8X Patch Cable – $4.65 Ebay

10ft RG-213 Patch Cable – $17.95 Amazon

(2x) UHF Panel Jacks – $4.38 Amazon

Two hole 3/4″ strap – $1.17 Home Depot

#10-32 x 3/4″ Screws – $1.18 Home Depot

4x4x2 Plastic Junction Box – $ 6.88 Home Depot

(4x) 2ft 3/4″ PVC pipe – $6.28 Home Depot

3/4″ PVC Cross – $1.97 Home Depot

6:1 Shaft Reducer – $12.00 Xtal Set Society

Total Material Cost: $65.45


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