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144inBama's Recent Activity

  1. 144inBama liked Slowmover's post in the thread 11 meter is very quiet?.

    Took more than two days at my reduced pace to remove and then reinstall the big truck gear in an all-new conn-figger-a-shun . . . but...

    Sep 22, 2020 at 2:26 AM
  2. 144inBama liked Tallman's post in the thread Help understanding my antenna analyzer.

    I'll be nice here, but don't always count on it. There is a point in which further tuning is a waste of time and perhaps even counter...

    Sep 22, 2020 at 12:01 AM
  3. 144inBama replied to the thread Help understanding my antenna analyzer.

    OK... That I can understand.. LOL Thanks SM

    Sep 21, 2020 at 11:39 PM
  4. 144inBama liked Slowmover's post in the thread Help understanding my antenna analyzer.

    “Readin’ around”, is kinda my cure for that feeling. Antennas are big boy stuff. Resonance and Standing Wave Ratio are sorta like...

    Sep 21, 2020 at 11:35 PM
  5. 144inBama attached a file to the thread Help understanding my antenna analyzer.

    100% antenna, Wilson 1000 mag mount. That was the best reading though.

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  6. 144inBama attached a file to the thread Help understanding my antenna analyzer.

    OK... I'm totally lost here... I was always told your SWRs should be as low as possible... Now I'm seeing that the numbers I'm getting...

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  7. 144inBama liked nomadradio's post in the thread Texas Star dx250 input capacitor.

    I would have called C8, the one in parallel with the input to T1 the 'input' cap. Probably will see more influence on input impedance...

    Sep 21, 2020 at 2:24 PM
  8. 144inBama liked 543_Dallas's post in the thread FT920 what MOD is this??.

    Your rig would be working fine if Yaesu didn't forget to install the cardboard. :)

    Sep 20, 2020 at 9:40 PM
  9. 144inBama liked Tokin's post in the thread FS: CarlBuilt 400HD with Bias.

    I asked for inside pics and when i saw the 2290's i bought it. Its pretty clean and i cut off the 10' long cables. Bought it mainly for...

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  10. 144inBama liked Tokin's post in the thread FS: CarlBuilt 400HD with Bias.

    Its for someday, not today or tomorrow but someday. See, now that i own the slug i have to find an amp to push it at least half way.

    Sep 20, 2020 at 5:09 PM
  11. 144inBama liked CB590's post in the thread FS: CarlBuilt 400HD with Bias.

    Sold.

    Sep 20, 2020 at 3:44 PM
  12. 144inBama liked Slowmover's post in the thread Scanner for 11-Meter.

    So, got past the UPS Store coming into town (hey, six hours after arriving home — One-Ton A/C unit working great — the indoor temp is...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 3:40 PM
  13. 144inBama liked Handy Andy's post in the thread COBRA 29 with IRF510/ IRF520 / ERF2030 Question.

    Bump... Hope He's ok... [ATTACH]

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  14. 144inBama attached a file to the thread Texas Star dx250 input capacitor.

    The input is C9 @ 1200 pf

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  15. 144inBama liked Dark Star's post in the thread Texas Star Amp Repair free help.

    Just a quick update. Mike is alive and well and still the main Texas Star repair tech. He's just been busy as a beaver as they're...

    Sep 20, 2020 at 5:14 AM
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