[AMRadio] new antenna and matchbox a bust.


Rbethman rbethman at comcast.net
Tue Jan 30 14:27:15 EST 2007


They are ALSO in Heathkit AM-2 wattmeters/swr bridges.

Is THAT adequate?

I (silly me) used the "CB" reference JUST as a reference as to AVAILABILITY.

<Going back under my rock> seems ideas AREN'T desired.

Bob - N0DGN

Geoff/W5OMR wrote:
> Rbethman wrote:
>> Brett,
>>
>> Hunt around in the "junk" boxes for 1N60s.
>>
>> They have ALSO been used for the VSWR bridges.  I've run them on mt 
>> "Tall Ships" with NO loss of life.
>>
>> They can even be found in 'old' "Chicken Band" VSWR/Sig Strength 
>> meters by Vanco and the like.
>
> No disrespect intended, but that last statement alone, is enough for 
> -me- to NOT want to use them.
>
> -- 
> 73, etc
> -Geoff/W5OMR
>
>
>

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