[TowerTalk] ladder line vrs coax

Mike Brown k9mi at sbcglobal.net
Thu Feb 9 21:20:54 EST 2006

What band(s) are they going to be used on and how long are they?

Mike, K9MI

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From: "Merlin-7 KI4ILB" <merlin-7 at sc.rr.com>
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Sent: Thursday, February 09, 2006 23:40
Subject: [TowerTalk] ladder line vrs coax

>I am a bit confused here.
> I have an inverted  parallel dipole setup now fed by coax with an air 
> wound coke at the feed point.
> the feed point is about 28' high and the ends are about 18' high.
> I picked up a flat top kit fed with ladder line.
> What are the pros and cons between the two other than less loss on the 
> flat top?
> Thanks
> Joe
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