Topband: RG-6 Coaxial Cable...
k8mn at earthlink.net
Thu Sep 14 14:27:48 EDT 2006
Tom Rauch wrote:
> By the way on 160, 80, and 40 meters RG6 will easily handle
> 1500 watts in free air. I use it for dipole feedlines on
> occasion to save weight.
That's good to know. Thanks for the tip. I've been using the 500'
spools from Lowe's though the price of RG-6, like other coaxial cables,
is going through the roof right now.
> When I was in CATV/MATV plant design we used F to 259's, so
> I expect they are still available. A search on Internet
> pulled up a dozen sources in the price range of $3.00, like
> this source:
I found them a couple of years ago at my local Radio Shack at near the
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