Re: Long "duckie" antennas on PHX PD HT's
- Here is what you are lookind for
--- In ArizonaScanner@yahoogroups.com, "John H. Guetherman"
> Once in awhile on the tv news, I'll catch an image of a Phoenix PDwas
> officer, who has a long "rubber duck" antenna affixed to his/her
> handheld radio. The antenna tip goes up to about shoulder height.
> Is this a loaded 1/4 wave VHF antenna? What make and model of radio
> and antenna do they use? Are there models available for other radio
> makes and models from any other antenna manufacturer?
> I think Larsen's "KulDuckie" line had a 1/2 wave UHF version. VHF
> a telescopic 1/2 or 5/8 wave, though.