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Discussion in 'Communication (CB | GPS | HAM)' started by darkshadow, Dec 31, 2005.

  1. darkshadow

    darkshadow 1 ton status

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    use regular rca coax of my anttenna cable? or is the cb stuff shealed differently or anything?
     
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    I wouldn't. RG58 is cheap enough.
     
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    It just needs to be 50 ohm , home cable for TV's with "f" connectors etc is 75 ohm . You'd have a bad mismatch , which isn't great for your SWR :D
     
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    gotta ya, i did read up on it jus t dident know if it was different, it is nice when i have a 1000 feet of it, no reall worry unless i move the anntena to the rear.
    thanks
     

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