Topband: Beverage construction

Mike Waters mikewate at
Fri Nov 24 21:02:34 EST 2017

This is great advice, Greg!

On Fri, Nov 24, 2017 at 7:32 PM, Greg Chartrand via Topband <
topband at> wrote:

> Carol,
> What kind of transformer are you using? The best transformers are the
> binocular core transformers that have separate primary and secondary
> isolated winding's.
> Did you keep the coax shield disconnected from the ground rod? The
> secondary should connect the beverage one one wire and ground rod on the
> other. The primary should have the coax center and shield NOT connected to
> anything else.
> Are you sure your shield is intact? Check continuity.
> GregW7MY

73, Mike

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