The end fed feature adds More information. I can get a SWR of 2. The control of the feed line currents. Then I re-mounted the 4btv back on it's base mount, attached the remaining end of the wire to the connection point near the feed. And the neighbors to the south and to the north of me have the same fencing and we are all interconnected.
The basic 17 meter modification to the original 4BTV requires no holes or any other modification that requires damaging the original mechanical structure of the antenna.
HUSTLER 5BTV MODS FOR 12 AND 17 METERS
Another project for me? In other words, the spacer would become part of the 17 meter antenna. RF power can More information. Except for a couple of Hamsticks, all of my antennas are homebrew. It takes up the same space in the yard, and is no more conspicuous than the Hustler by itself. Newcomers and Elmers Net: