[AMRadio] Re: [Boatanchors] Feedline Spreaders

david knepper collinsradio at adelphia.net
Thu Feb 15 09:26:55 EST 2007

Good morning, Jim.

I am using 6 inch spreaders so it would be around 600 ohms.  I am looking 
for the space between spacers along the wire.

Is there a rule of thumb?


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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Brannigan" <jbrannig at optonline.net>
To: "david knepper" <collinsradio at adelphia.net>; 
<boatanchors at mailman.qth.net>; <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
Sent: Thursday, February 15, 2007 9:23 AM
Subject: Re: [Boatanchors] Feedline Spreaders

> What impedance are you looking for?
> The "Handbook" has formulas.
> Jim
>> What is a "good" spacing between 6 inche spreaders, using #14 wire, let 
>> us say.
>> Thank you
>> Dave, W3ST

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