[CQ-Contest] Fw Bananas
Paul J. Piercey
p.piercey at nl.rogers.com
Thu Jun 14 08:26:48 EDT 2007
> -----Original Message-----
> From: cq-contest-bounces at contesting.com
> [mailto:cq-contest-bounces at contesting.com] On Behalf Of
> ALANNOTTAGE at aol.com
> Sent: June 14, 2007 05:42
> To: cq-contest at contesting.com
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] Fw Bananas
> >Paul, VO1HE writes:
> > I'm in the process of rebuilding a SB220 so should I be
> considering a
> > banana socket and, if so, where could I acquire said beast?
> Are they
> > hard to fabricate?
> >>Mark, N5OT wrote:
> >>Actually Paul they're easy to make out of finger stock.
> Be sure to take into account 'skin effects' at these frequencies....
> Al G0XBV
Well, I was going to ask about the velocity factor, resistance per ft,
inductance, reactance and Q of a banana but I didn't want to sound un-smart.
73 -- Paul VO1HE
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