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.

  • Baseplate bracket

  • Broadband baseplate

  • Baseplate fixing bracket

  • Baseplate fixing bracket

  • Baseplate assembly

  • Spreader tip fixings

  • Broadband spreaders

  • Band interconnections

Here's a close-up of the baseplate fixing bracket fabricated from U channel aluminium. One bracket goes above the baseplate and one below it.