--- Ron KA4INM Youvan <email@example.com> wrote:
> I have been waiting for someone to bring up the
> PL-259 connectors.
> If you use them for VHF or UHF or more than 100
> watts you would be ill advised to not solder
> properly through ALL 4 holes.
Same here. I've never used the pencil torch, but I've always used a
drop of liquid flux in each hole to make the solder flow like butter on
the hood of a '59 Buick sitting in the hot Texas sun. (Wow, I need to
remember that analogy!!) Makes soldering PL-259's a breeze. BTW, I
solder them with a 35 year old (at least!!) 100 Watt Weller soldering
73 es HAFND!!
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