> Hi Jim,
> There is a common problem with RG-218 or RG-17 if you hang it vertically on a
> tower: the dielectric and center conductor tend to slowly creep inside the
> shield! This makes connectors unreliable...
Yes indeed, can also happen when laying flat on the ground.
Too bad USA is far away since I have a big supply of RG17/218
73 Jim SM2EKM
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