You will get different answers from different people depending on
their success or lack of it with RG8X.
Used a 100'+ run of buried RG8X to feed a 3-element vertical array on
40m using a Dentron DTR2000L  amplifier for over 12 years with
Plan on using the spool of RG8X I have to feed my 80m 3-element
vertical array when the weather allows me to dig holes and pour
I prefer to use RG213 or equivalent for 20m or higher.
Not sure what I will use for the 3-element 30m yagi I will be erecting
this year, but leaning toward using up the RG8X due to the low power
PERMITTED on that band.
Quoting Van K7VS <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> I have been using RG8X for up to 600 watts output without any problems but
> curious if any of you are using for higher rf output levels? I am
> contemplating a slightly larger amp at our Oregon Coast summer home that
> would run typically about 800 watts output on CW and maybe slightly higher
> output on SSB PEP.
> With a reasonably low swr 2 to 1 or so can RG8X stand that level of power?
> Van, K7VS
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