UN Low-power non-directional (locator)

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Picture taken March 31, 2005

I would almost say: you can't get more American. The Penue NDB is quite rurally placed. Farm, barn, silo, beacon, all you need. Get in the cattle.

Picture taken March 31, 2005

Sixteen spokes and a hub. Perfect example of a high-yield wheel antenna. Any idea why these beacones are called 'Non-Directional' now?

Picture taken March 31, 2005

The transmitter shed is simple, and comparable to the one found in the Netherlands at the former PH location. Just an enclosure with electronics inside. Notice the red Y-shaped marker beacon antenna, which is co-located with UN.

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