Don't see the ground mount. There was a problem completing your request. It's guyed with lawyer mower starter rope at 4 points and has gone through many wind storms and is still standing straight and tall. See all of this in the pictures below and enjoy your 17 meter modification to the Hustler 5BTV vertical. I run w to the 5btv and generally work 95 percent of the dx I hear. View or edit your browsing history. I year later, I have nothing but great things to say about this antenna.
I love the 5-btv antenna. I quite like the Hustler 5-BTV vertical. It is easy to set up, built very well, and offers performance equal to or better than a dipole when installed over a good ground system. Newer ones are not made to the professional quality that newtronics did in TX. I am confident that this antenna can serve me well as my primary antenna for portable operation. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Large diameter tubing gives full bandwidth on 10m - 40m with VSWR typically better than 1.
5BTV Hustler 5-Band Vertical HF Antenna 10 15 20 40 80 m for Ham Radio 5-BTV | eBay
The antennas have a screw for direct connection of the coaxial cable. So once that it is installed, mounted and tuned, this antenna is a solid performer to receive or transmit signals overseas. There are very few other vertical antennas which can do that! The more wire that you lay down the better. With increased lubrication is required in any case radials.