k9mi at sbcglobal.net
Wed Nov 2 22:36:45 EST 2005
If there is Tom, it hasn't got anything to do with rain. 450 ohm changes
73, Mike K9MI
Tom Osborne wrote:
>One thing I have been pondering here--twinlead.
>Right now I use 300 ohm ribbon to feed a 130 foot center fed zepp. I have
>read that I shouldn't use that because "when it rains the SWR can change."
>If it changes, so what? I just tweak the tuner a bit and it is back to 1:1.
>Is there a real advantage in using the windowed 450 ohm feeders instead of
>the 300 ohm ribbon? Thanks and 73
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