I have used this product -- "Stuf" -- but I thought that what other
people were talking about was more like Vaseline in appearance but
different in chemical properties.
On 10/16/07 10:19 pm Jim McDonald wrote:
> Yesterday, I went to Cable X-Perts in Glenview, IL to pick up two cable
> assemblies of their version of LMR-400UF with PL-259s attached to use
> between my remote coax switch and yagis. The connectors were crimped, had
> soldered pins and heat shrink tubing and looked terrific - no comparison to
> the short jumpers I had bought from them a few years ago.
> While I was there, Nick, the new owner (not a ham), gave me a tube of Teflon
> dielectric waterproofing filler. Does anyone know if this is the same as
> what others here have reported on previously? Being in AZ and NM for most
> of my life, waterproofing wasn’t something I paid a lot of attention to. I
> just did a couple of reverse wraps with good tape. Their stuff is at
> hip=1&c=0 .
> Now I’m back in the Midwest. Is this a good idea for PL-259s? (Yes, I know
> Ns are better.)
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