Emulating the Hi-Z Receive Solution with an NCC-1

The Hi-Z “Emulation System at KY6R I have never owned a Hi-Z receive antenna system but have heard nothing but great things about them. I do have two Hi-Z 75 to 50 ohm transformer boxes, so I guess I have at least thrown them a few bucks. I will be testing the NCC-1 before I test the K9AY Loops that I wrote about in…

More Receive Antenna Testing: K9AY Loops Redux

The K9AY Loops – a Receive Antenna That Was a Game Changer for Me Early On Before I got into the DX Engineering NCC-1 and NCC-2 (and before that the MFJ phasing unit), I tried the K9AY Loops and had great success – until my neighbor installed “something” in his house. All of a sudden the K9AY Loops were swamped with noise – and…

Next (Receive) Antenna Experiment – Coming Right Up!

I am going to set up the NCC-1 with two short whip antennas (I have so much extra aluminum its crazy – I wish I could find someone to take it away). Anyway, I will get another BNC A-B box and a couple 50′ lengths of flooded RG6 and so an A-B test between the NCC-2 and the KY6R Big Mag Loops and two…