The first two beverages were single wire / single direction beverages. These beverages were converted to  2 wire bi-directional beverages in Oct 2006. In 2007 the existing beverages were converted to phased bi-directional beverages. In 2008, the 'North/South' and a 'Carribean/Middle East' bi-directional beverags were added'

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The North American beverage and South K9AY are shown. The beverage feedline is 900 ft of RG8 coax. This antenna was replaced by the Bi-Directional NA AF Phased Beverage in 2007.

This was the European beverage Termination point. This antenna was replaced by the Bi-Directional EU SA phased Beverage in 2007.

The North American beverage wire and 2 meter support polls. This antenna was replaced by the Bi-Directional NA AF phased Beverage in 2007.

The Wx was very bad in Nov 2004. The beverage wire was over a flooded field.

BiDirectional NA AF 180Meter length beverage in 2006

NA AF BiDir beverage running under the South Tower Guys. This antenna was enhanced to a Bi-Directional EU SA phased Beverage in 2007.

North/South BiDir 180 Meter Length Beverage was added in 2007.This is the feedpoint end

North/South BiDir 180 Meter Length Beverage.This is the terminator end

DX Engineering BiDirectional feedpoint box. These boxes are no longer used due to transformer Core saturation problems

BiDirectional feedpoint showing yellow ground wire. This box has also been replaced by a Type 43 large binocular core box.

BiDirectional beverages mounted on 2 meter PVC pipes. These boxes are no longer used due to transformer Core saturation problems

BiDir beverage 100 ferrite bead chokes atttached to feedlines. The ferrite beads have been replaced by a K9YC design multi turn choke.

BiDir beverage with Home Brew feed point. Plastic grey pipe added to prevent dogs from eating coax.

BiDir beverage insulators with nylon screw/wingnut. These DXEngineering insulators come with a plastic pin, but the pin would not stay in place in the wind.

BiDir beverage home brew terminator

 

 

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