okay, that makes sense to me. But, then why do they use
a 4:1 balun for open feeder line?
Happy trails and 73. ---- Richards - K8JHR ----
Alfred Frugoli wrote:
> Using a 4:1 Balun gets you nowhere near 50 ohms if you're coming from
> 450ohm ladderline (which is not specified in the oroginal post), it gets
> you closer to 110ohms. What you need is a 9:1 balun to take 450 ohm
> line to 50 ohms.
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