Thank you for your purchase of the Cushcraft X9 Tribander. plan to install the 40 meter add-on kit, please read the X manual before you assemble the X9. Here is a view of the Cushcraft X9 Balun. The antennas had been up for a few years with out any issues. The last year or two, I have not been very active on the . What’s the best antenna? KLM KT34XA or Cushcraft X7 or X9 model? Tks in advance 73 Lopes – PY2SM mailto:jl @ ICQ:

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Cushcraft Amateur Radio Antennas

I will try to add more links and information. I get a real good swr on the bands the antenna is designed for Club Station Shack and Antennas. I like the X9’s design: That was taking my time and double checking everything! Contact the site with comments or questions. I convinced him the X7 is really good antenna and would get out of literally the Hole he is now living in. Now that its been in service for about 6 years I still rate it at a 5.


The balun sounded like a baby rattle!!

Reviews Summary for Cushcraft X I’ve literally done nothing more than check the nuts and bolts and coax connections. What we found when I took the cover off!!

Here the boom from both antennas are combined Email Cusycraft You are not subscribed to this review. Plusafter looking at the amount of gain on the X9 – too much material for just about a cjshcraft db increase.

We had some very heavy wind conditions the last month with gusting over 80Mph. Overall, the written instructions are as good as anyone’s, but a couple of mis-labeled drawings were a small problem. It still hangin on my tower up till now since Dec Please stop by and say HI — Everyone’s welcome!

Building The X7 Antenna

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After the Chshcraft was on the ground, I removed the balun from the beam. Its easy with a GlennMartin tower and hazer. Anyone wanting to hear my signal on any HF band.

Cushcraft X9 Baluns

The antennas seem to work very well. I’ve worked quite a few since I purchased the beam and I get good reports from all! The when it changed to a dipole, I backed out on the order.


We got full size elements on all bands ,all on an 18ft boom. This should be ucshcraft first operation from Trinidad. Here we go up the tower.

It blows the tailtwister away! The antennas had been up for a few years with out any issues.

The antenna is fed with a single 50 ohm cable RG8 into a 4: Send Your Comments or just say Hi!!! Inside My Radio Room. Click on pic to goto to manual page.

As usual, the station serves as a welcome point for the museum’s many visitors who may wish to get an understanding of the educational and personal d9 that amateur radio can offer to everyone.

Cushcraft also has a 9 element version using a 24ft boom