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[TowerTalk] Hy Gain Balun Substitute (fwd)

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Subject: [TowerTalk] Hy Gain Balun Substitute (fwd)
From: (Gareth Crispell)
Date: Mon, 02 Feb 1998 18:11:11 -0500
Press W Jones wrote:
> Pat, many 86's have been replaced by the W2DU type choke balun with
> excellent success. It is a low profile unit that is simply taped or
> clamped to mast or boom. Standard model has 6" pigtails and a hooded
> SO239. The "works" are enclosed in a UV resistant grey weatherproof PVC.
> It is a lot neater than the coil of 213, either in a random bunch of
> turns(often 9) or properly done in a perfect tight helix, 12" in
> diameter.
> The W2DU Balun is a Wireman product, #827, at $24.95.
> 73,
> Press Jones, N8UG, The Wireman, Inc., Landrum, SC 29356
> use or (864) 895-4195 for tech help
> orders only use 800-727-WIRE(9473) or
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 This product has been in use for several years at N1MSV at will attest
it is definitely FB.

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