Ray Adkins, N3HYM, recently reached out to ARA Activities Director Steve Struharik, to announce two antennas that he had for sale. He is selling a tri-band VHF/UHF CX-333 antenna and an MFJ-2990 Multiband HF antenna.

If you are interested in either of these items you may contacct Ray directly at n3hym1@gmail.com

A complete description of the antennas follows:


Tri-Band 146/220/446MHz
Gain & Wave:
146MHz 6.5dBi 5/8 wave x 2
223MHz 7.8dBi 5/8 wave x 3
446MHz 9.0dBi 5/8 wave x 5
VSWR: Less than 1.5:1
Max Power: 120 watts
Length: 10′ 4″
Weight: 3 lbs 8 ozs
Connector: SO-239
Construction: Heavy-duty fiberglass, 2 sections


43ft Multi-Band Self-Supporting Vertical Antenna
Provides 160-6 Meters Coverage
1500 Watt Operation
Self-supporting vertical antenna that covers (w/antenna tuner).
Weight of 20 lbs.
Wind Load 2 square feet.
Diameter at base 2", thick-walled tubing.
Comes in nine sections, including stainless steel whip on top of the antenna.
Includes a legal limit balun at the base and is base fed.
The MFJ-2990 provides outstanding low radiation performance on 17 meters and below, and very good performance on the higher bands.