This "Standard Version" of the 807-xx
began shipping from Spiderbeam on 17-April-2018.
- The 807-HD is the standard version
of the 807-series of Off-Center-Fed Dipole antennas, primarily foreseen for fixed-station (home) use.
- It uses WIREMAN CQ-532 antenna wire and a special Hybrid-Balun developed by DJ0IP.
- It also uses the unique "Remote Matching Unit" (RMU) developed by DJ0IP and DF4SA. By design, the RMU
enables setting the frequency of minimum SWR to your favorite portion of the 80m/75m band*.
- *Note: Initially, first shipments will have RMU's for 3.680
- *These can later be swapped out in the field.
- *If you are a CW-ONLY operator, contact Spiderbeam.
- 80*/40/20/17/15/10/6m (Usually no Matchbox
- *ATU required for low SWR across the FULL band.
- 12m (SWR ~ 3.5:1 . . . Matchbox probably necessary)
- 30m (High SWR . . . Matchbox and reduced power
- Except 30m (limit: 150 Watts)
- 850 grams (1 lb. 14oz.) / without coax
- About 40.8 Meters (~135 ft.)
- The feedpoint/balun should be supported by a pole, mast, or tree.