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ANETNNA TUNER FOR YAESU FT-840

Discussion in 'Ham Equipment' started by Captainlee, May 13, 2012.

  1. Captainlee

    Captainlee Don't give up the ship

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    The orginal antenna tuner for the yaesy ft-840 was the fc 10
    I am wondering if the YAESU FC-20 HF/50 MHz AUTOMATIC ANTENNA TUNER
    will work any one done this ???? Thanks for L@@king.........:rolleyes:


     
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  2. Moleculo

    Moleculo Administrator Staff Member

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    I just looked at the tuner, but I can't tell if the transceiver interface will work with the older rig. Other than that, the specs indicate that this tuner will only handle a 3:1 SWR. I think I would look for a better external tuner, possibly from LDG.
     
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  3. kd-5-bgt

    kd-5-bgt W9WDX Amateur Radio Club Member

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    I would look at the LDG tuner,has alot better tuning range than the Yeasu tuner will have ,and you will be able to put the LDG tuner behind any hf/50mhz radio
     
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  4. Captainlee

    Captainlee Don't give up the ship

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    Well fellas Thanks for that info and I will look at ldg tuners as an alterna(y)tive
    thanks again well done...!!
     
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  5. kd-5-bgt

    kd-5-bgt W9WDX Amateur Radio Club Member

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    I have been looking at the LDG auto tuners for a while ....When I do buy a tuner the AT 200 Pro 2 has my attention...I see now they have a 600 watt tuner... even more to look at (y)
     
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