Understanding the Hexbeam

Hexbeam Photo Gallery

This gallery shows photographs of the various HexBeam antennas I have constructed over the past couple of years. It is not meant to be a step-by-step guide to construction, but rather a potpourri of techniques which may give you some ideas for constructing your own HexBeam.

  • Classic Mk1 Baseplate

  • Centre post insert

  • Centre post (bottom)

  • Centre post and baseplate

  • Centre post and baseplate

  • Spreader supports

  • Spreader supports

  • Spreader tip attachments

  • Spreader tips

  • Spreader tip assembly

A close-up view of the bottom of the PVC centre post showing the aluminium strengthening tube in place.