An Amazing 40 meter antenna, most can't believe its real. Perfect for the Apartment or any place where you need a small antenna. Can be painted to alter the appearance. High Performance compared to other shortened antennas. Does not need a ground or counterpoise. 1.2:1 SWR at resonance. 600 Watts CW 1Kw SSB. Don't let its small size fool you, this antenna will run with much larger antennas like dipoles and inverted V's, and G5RV's.