I think the BN4000 current balun is a good replacement for the BN86 if it's
> I haved done this on a TH6DXX just four years ago. Lets just say the BN86
> will fail when using full output of an amplifier for
long periods of time. I have seen one burned up in my life. What I did was to
put a RadioWorks 4 KW balun on my TH6DXX and works
just fine. I used a couple of hose clamps to attach it to the boom. IT has
bee up four years and haven't any problems. The only
problem I have is the end caps get brittle and water gets into the traps. Have
to replace them every 4-5 years.
> Bernard <email@example.com> wrote:
> I am going to replace the BN-86 on my TH7 this Spring. I am wondering if
> anyone has bought a BN-86 since MFJ took over the
Hy-Gain operation? If so, what do you think of the quality of the balun?
> Anyone have any ideas for a "quality" balun to replace the BN-86.
> Bernard, WA4OEJ
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