Yes, I have some made out of catv hardline and they work fine. Start with a
velocity factor of .81 to .83, cut them long and trim down in case yours is
slightly different. There are some more notes on stubs at my web page:
David Robbins K1TTT
AR-Cluster node: 145.69MHz or telnet://dxc.k1ttt.net
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Hector Garcia XE2K [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 31, 2010 02:14
> To: Tower Talk
> Subject: [TowerTalk] CATV 1/2 can be used for Stubs ?
> Now with this topic, having several pieces of CATV 1/2 and 3/4 will
> like to know
> if some one try to use it to make stubs for the regular 50 ohms system
> trying to be more specific, all my station is 50 ohms but will like to
> add a few stubs
> to start the SO2R .
> Any dimensions to use or will not work ?
> J. Hector Garcia XE2K / WT6J
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