CrankIR Series Antenna
Introducing the CrankIR Vertical! A lightweight, high performance, extremely portable vertical antenna rated at 1500 watts key-down with fully manual operation (no electrical power or controller required); Patented folded design allows for 40% reduction in size with only a 0.3dB reduction in performance compared to a full length vertical
Bob Fuller W7KWS (pictured) on the island of Kauai, Hawaii, in a CrankIR to SteppIR Factory (Bellevue, WA) QSO with Mike K7IR, John WA7IR and Adam K7EDX. (Picture by Brian, N9ADG)
NEW CrankIR Videos! – click the links below to view
Thanks to Don Butler, N5LZ for creating the videos and allowing us to show them here!
February 14, 2013: Brian Moran N9ADG working CT9/OM3RW on 40m with the CrankIR Vertical at SteppIR HQ, Bellevue WA.
February 12, 2013 – Mike Mertel K7IR showing the latest evolution of the CrankIR Vertical at the Western Washington DX Club Meeting.
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(International Patent Pending)