Of course I meant to say "with no issues" in my post. The nylon coating on
THHN does quickly deteriorate outdoors however I believe that the nylon's
purpose is to lessen friction and improve chemical resistance. Neither of
these are issues to me and the PVC underneath is pretty tough.
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On Tue, Dec 10, 2019 at 3:55 PM Richard (Rick) Karlquist <
> On 12/10/2019 12:27 PM, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > I was also curious why rotator cable needs replacing, perhaps
> > wear/damage from the crank-up tower? FWIW, I have been using THHN house
> > wire for my rotators for decades without no issues.
> > John KK9A
> That's surprising. I found that THHN loses its clear outer layer
> after only a few years in the sun, let alone decades.
> Rick N6RK
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