Topband: 2 Queations
jwagner at dxengineering.com
Thu Mar 2 17:02:12 EST 2006
> >> Jim & Carolyn Kingsbury <kingsburys at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> Has anyone
> >> measured
> >> or tried the tv cable splitters on the low frequencies
> >> (1.8 thru 10 Mhz)?Jim,
> > I've run TV splitters from several manufacturers on a network
> > analyzer. They
> > do an acceptable job on 160 for RX antenna applications.
> The loss is a bit
> > higher than it should be but the split is OK and the
> impedance match is OK.
> > I've used them in a pinch on my phased flags and Beverages.
> > A better choice is the splitter described by W8JI on his
> web page. I
> > use that
> > whenever I can.
> > 73, Larry - W7IUV
> KD9SV makes a commercial version of the Magic-T splitter,
> too, available from Radioware:
> 73, Jeff K8ND
Well, since we are advertising, the W8JI designed combiner-splitter is
availble from DX Engineering.
73, John W8JJW
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