|[AMRadio] Switching between multiple rigs|
Jim Miller WB5OXQ
wb5oxq at grandecom.net
Sun Mar 26 18:41:59 EST 2006
I use the alpha delta coax switches for the antenna connection between
transcievers. these have built in lightning protection if you run a good
ground to the switch and short the unused antenna connection to ground. I
do not use this on the output of the linear amplifier, rather on the input
so 2 different radios can share the amp. One radio is a TS 2000 Kenwood,
the other a Ten Tec Orion. I have never had a problem and the switch has an
off position which connects neither rig and grounds both antennas for
additional lightning protection.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Duke, K5XU" <k5xu at jam.rr.com>
To: "Discussion of AM Radio" <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Sunday, March 26, 2006 7:18 AM
Subject: [AMRadio] Switching between multiple rigs
>I want to be able to select between my current 3 rigs via a switch. Since
> rice boxes are included, I want the best isolation possible for the
> unselected equipment.
> Recommendations, please.
> Mike Duke, K5XU
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