Solder an inch or so copper tube into the center
post of your connector. Here
I used Brass strap for the Radials. Note the concave end of the lower
use a half-round needle file to make the concave
Match the end with the raised circular portion of the connector.
and drill the holes in the end of the
Bolt the radials to the connector as shown. Do all 4 and bend down to
Mounted for testing. I spray painted the
antenna a flat primer grey to protect it, and make it less
reflective to blend into the background easier. These make great
emergency antennas, stealth
antennas, attic antennas, etc.