[AMRadio] coils

Brett gazdzinski Brett.gazdzinski at mci.com
Sun Jan 8 18:48:57 EST 2006

If it does not need to be real small, one way to get a good coil 
is to wind one out of copper tubing.
Home depot sells various types, small/thin, bigger and thicker...
I made the pi net tank coil for the pair of 4D32 rf deck out of copper
I soldered big wire terminal lugs (the crimp on type) on the ends of the
coil and 
bolted it to large ceramic standoff insulators.

Here is a link to a picture:


My thanks to wa5bxo who still has my pictures up!
The wine bottle in the picture was used to wind the tubing on.
The home brew receivers are in the background...


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