1/4 wave antenna with the UA834 RF amplifier?

1/4 wave antenna with the UA834 RF amplifier?

Date Updated: February 22, 2018 FAQ #2941
Question:
Is it OK to use a 1/4 wave antenna connected directly to a UA834 amp instead of a 1/2 wave antenna?
Answer:


The performance of a 1/4 wave antenna mounted directly to a UA834 amplifier could be acceptable. However, a 1/2 wave antenna is strongly recommended.