Friday, 23 July 2010

Coax update

Made a 5 metre pl259 cable this morning from some old rg58 which i'd
had for years - i got given 2 x 100m reels. on 70cm, I was getting 6
watts out for 9 watts in so the loss was under 2db or 0.4db per metre.
That's better than the 0.6db for that rg8-mini.

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1 comment:

Steve GW7AAV said...

Just used your posts in a piece on CQHQ about coaxial cables how you don't mind. http://www.cqhq.co.uk/2010/07/dont-skimp-on-coax.html

Regards Steve GW7AAV

Catch you on the summits soon.