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Audionuts 19 element 16.

5dB Optus 3G 1920 - 2150 Mhz Yagi


Whirlpool link Visit the Whirlpool wiki for construction techniques Element No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 Form Director Driven Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Element Cont. (mm) 0 26 38 64 96 131 170 217 260 306 356 407 460 516 573 630 687 746 802 Interval (mm) 0 26 12 26 32 35 39 47 43 46 50 51 53 56 57 57 57 59 56 Width (mm) 74 70 59 57 54 53 53 51 50 50 50 50 49 49 49 48 48 48 46

Notes: # For the elements use 6mm tube or rod

# For the boom either use: 1. A non-conductive boom such as electrical plastic conduit or duct (requires support) 2. A 25mm aluminium tube or RHS boom Elements must be insulated from the boom

# See the wiki for conductive boom and element insulation design hints

# See Perites original design for dipole to coaxial cable connections

How it looks

Polar plots - Antenna Gain

Return loss - SWR

Gain - Forward Gain is blue, Front to Back ratio is red