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Re: [TowerTalk] Coax

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Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Coax
From: "Larry Burke" <>
Date: Mon, 9 Apr 2012 18:46:53 -0500
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Roger, K8RI, wrote....

> No one wanted the LMR-400UF either.  All they had to do was cut open a
section to find water damage and it didn't get in at the connectors either.
We cut open one piece and found about 5 or 6 feet mostly white powder in the

Is anyone else having problems with the longevity of the UF-type cables? I
just built an antenna that has a short run of it but it is run under a
square boom most of the way... out of direct sunlight and direct rain. It is
not in a rotor loop and will not be flexed (but needed the flexibility in
the original construction). 

- Larry K5RK 


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