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[TenTec] Antenna Splitter

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Subject: [TenTec] Antenna Splitter
From: RMcGraw@Blomand.Net (Robert & Linda McGraw K4TAX)
Date: Tue Aug 5 22:47:33 2003
A basic TV splitter will work, although designed for 75 ohm coax, on receive
shouldn't make any difference.  Do not use an active splitter, only the  el
cheapo 1 to 2 port ones.  They typically have about 6 or 7 dB loss per port.

Bob, K4TAX

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Erbaugh" <mark@microenh.com>
To: <tentec@contesting.com>
Sent: Tuesday, August 05, 2003 8:55 PM
Subject: [TenTec] Antenna Splitter

> After clearing up a mix up with my credit card company, my new Orion
> be here in the next day or two.  I'd like to hook up a simple antenna
> splitter so I can feed the same signal to both the Orion and another radio
> for A/B comparisons. I know I could use an A/B switch, which I have, but
> that requires switching so the two wouldn't be hearing at exactly the same
> time. If I could use an antenna splitter, I could feed the same signal to
> both and record the audio on separate channels of a stereo recorder. That
> way, when a QSB or QRM happened you could replay the recording and see how
> each radio performed.
> I'm interested in comparing the Orion with the RX340 and with the Omni VI
> (opt 3).
> 73,
> Mark
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