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The, Barry Goldwater, Arizona Chapter 16 of the QCWA includes amateurs from all points in the state of Arizona. Meetings are suspended until further notice:

Prescott, Arizona, Second Tuesday of the month

Phoenix, Arizona, Third Wednesday of the month

Tucson, Arizona, TBA

Optional meetings can be setup in Flagstaff and Yuma.

March 26, 2016 Program

Yagi-Uda (Beam) Antenna

Gary Thiele KD8ZWS

The talk went over the history of the Yagi-Uda antenna, presented a few personal notes of his, and conclude with a technical explanation of such things as why only one reflector element, limit on the number of directors, why the narrow bandwidth, etc. No equations are used for this tutorial talk. Gary is a co-author of "Antenna Theory and Design," John Wiley & Sons, 1981, 1998, 2013.

Yagi-Uda Presentation

Ton Fagan, K7DF receives Amateur Radio Service to Scouting Award from the ARRL presented by Robert J Spencer, KD8DM

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