Originally two bundles of 8 radials, each 10 feet long, were fastened under the same bolts that clamped the bracket to the aluminum stake. Item Location see all. I was interested in something a bit more compact that was optimized for the higher bands. A ham stick with a tuner works MUCH better. Multi-Band Trunk Lip Antenna.
A compact screwdriver and two selected wrenches are useful to set it up.
The mounting and the four coils of radials slip into the backpack side pockets. One intended application was to clamp onto the large mirror supports on big truck cabs to hold 4 foot helical CB antennas. Look for my mobile on 20 SSB to hear them on the air! More refinements More refinements It will just have to be field tested next time out.