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I have finally decided on the HF antenna I want to build and put up in the back yard.  The Hexbeam antenna is a 6 sided wire antenna that looks like an un-upholstered upside down umbrella.

Here's a link to the online info I am using as a guide  K4KIO Hexbeam Antenna

Use these to follow the progress of the various parts:

Center Post Construction

Center Hub

Hex Wires & Cords

Choke Balun

Grounding System

Tuning Issues

Mast and Rotator

News flash, 7/31/2011 the Hex is up and being used!!