[TowerTalk] The simple Gamma Match?

VR2BrettGraham vr2bg at harts.org.hk
Thu May 18 10:43:37 EDT 2006

K6-somebody (sorry, deleted yesterday's digest - K6IF?) was
asking about building gamma matches.

Strip sheath & shield off length of RG-8 & shove into gamma
tube.  Start with length bit longer than what is expected to be
needed (20-odd pF per foot?) & trim from there.  Treat end
inside of tube accordingly, as well as weatherproofing both
ends of gamma rod.  Tube ID should be pretty close to center
conductor insulator OD.

73, VR2BrettGraham

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