I can think of one reason to not use a single run and switch: it will
prohibit you from using more than one antenna at a time, such as for SO2R
contesting or for a mult station. Even if you're not into contesting, you
may at some point find it handy to keep an ear on other bands than the one
Whether that's a reason that matters is entirely up to you, Paul.
If it doesn't, I'm with Howard -- go for the single run of the good stuff.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Howard Klein" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Saturday, November 15, 2008 9:36 AM
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Yagi feedline choices...
> I can't think of any reason not to use the single run with the remote
> switch. I have used this method for ~fifteen years and the same switch
> for about ten. Should make a very nice antenna setup.
> HK> From: PAUL924@aol.com> Date: Sat, 15 Nov 2008 08:57:56 -0500> To:
> email@example.com> Subject: [TowerTalk] Yagi feedline choices...> >
> > Hi Guys,> > I wondering which of the methods below would be more
> efficient with less > loss and make the most sense for a 150' run of
> coax.> > A) Two separate coax runs to a Force 12 Delta 2/40 2/30 yagi and
> one coax > run to a Force 12 XR-5.> > or> > B) Using a run of hardline for
> the first 100' to a remote switch and then > coax to each feed point.> > I
> appreciate any suggestions.> > 73,> > Paul W2JGQ> > **************Get the
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