Thank you for your purchase of the Cushcraft X9 Tribander. plan to install the 40 meter add-on kit, please read the X manual before you assemble the X9. Here is a view of the Cushcraft X9 Balun. The antennas had been up for a few years with out any issues. The last year or two, I have not been very active on the . What’s the best antenna? KLM KT34XA or Cushcraft X7 or X9 model? Tks in advance 73 Lopes – PY2SM mailto:jl @ ICQ:

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Inside My Radio Room. The when it changed to a dipole, I backed out on the order. Information on my Radios. Rebuilding efforts, following a lengthy renovation, are now mostly complete! Click on pic to goto to manual page.

The X9 has given me no surprises at all.

Cushcraft X9 Baluns

I really would have liked to buy the size that would fit into 1in aluminium tubing but just went along with some homebrew tubes If you have any questions, problems, or suggestions about Reviews, please email your Reviews Manager. Cusbcraft had a enlightening It also works well on the WARC bands. The first thing that I noticed was the noise.

My only concern is the longevity of the hose clamps — I like the electrical contact of a clamped connection cuschraft sheet metal screw or pop rivetbut would prefer a more robust clamp.


The antennas seem to work very well. I have already started getting the stuff together. I decided to install W0IYH baluns. Overall, the written instructions are as good as anyone’s, but a couple of mis-labeled drawings were a small problem. I get a real good swr on the bands the antenna is designed for This is how I used the original centre insulators for the driven elements plus the two insulators I built by wrapping fiberglass cloth in a cylindrical manner to make a solid insultor Contact the site with comments or questions.

Anyone wanting to hear my signal on any HF band. Our station is located on the lower level of the Central Pavillion at the Hall of Science and is usually staffed by volunteers on weekends and some weekday afternoons.

Building The X7 Antenna. This should be a first operation from Trinidad. Our station offers full spectrum coverage using multiple transceivers and an cushhcraft of antennae high atop the roof.

The antenna is fed with a single 50 ohm cable RG8 into a 4: But a dipole cushcrfat better. I then took apart the balun. I replace the rotor with a Prosistel unit. The tower is 50ft. Additional material was bought We got full size elements on all bands ,all on an 18ft boom.

Cushcraft Amateur Radio Antennas

Towering ‘ above the ground, our station is equipped with numerous antennas customized for specific modes: A has solid and tube cushcaft for sale Even though it’s well built, the assembly was tedious with a couple problems but nothing major! In order to do this, I had to drop the X9.


The noise on the antennas have been reduced from casual observation. Cushcrafh is a great overview of the X7 antenna by E73MClick on photo to go to his site. Work good DX easily with it daily! Anyway, I am more than satisfied with the antenna as it stands.

RigBlaster Pro for digital modes, voice keying and CW operation. Here the boom from both antennas are combined It still hangin on my tower up till now since Dec The antennas had been up for a few years with out any issues. It and the A3 warc antenna just fly like the birds!

I was able to get the antenna up on a 56 foot Rohn with no problems other than a lengthy assembly time of two days! Send Your Comments or just ckshcraft Hi!!!

An A3CX 10 ft above it too. Nothing was missing and some extra nuts, bolts and clamps are provided. I would highly recommend this antenna