Topband: Topband Digest, Vol 45, Issue 11

herbs at herbs at
Thu Sep 14 07:40:09 EDT 2006

> My question is to anyone who may have ever used RG-6 "satellite TV" 
> foam coaxial cable in their antenna system(s), specifically, the 
> attachment of PL-259 plugs thereonL did you, per chance, simply apply 
> a generous amount of epoxy glue on the inside of things, prior to 
> soldering the centre conductor of the cable to the centre "pin" of 
> the plug...?

If you use the RG-6 F connector adapter to either BNC or PL-259 everything
will be easier.  These adapters are availavlbe from MCM Electronics for a few
bucks each.

Herb Schoenbohm, KV4FZ

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