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cheap ebay antenna analyzers

Discussion in 'Ham Equipment' started by jesse everett, Jan 4, 2020.

  1. jesse everett

    jesse everett New Member

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    has anyone any good or bad reports on the china made antenna analyzer's being sold on ebay?.


     

  2. Tallman

    Tallman W9WDX Amateur Radio Member, KW4YJ EXTRA class

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    Which one? Link me to the one you want.
     
  3. sp5it

    sp5it Master of puppets

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    NanoVNA, best bang for a buck. Can't go wrong.
    Mike
     
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  4. jesse everett

    jesse everett New Member

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    just looking not wanting to buy a dud.
     
  5. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Sr. Member

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  6. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Sr. Member

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    I have a SARK100. It's pretty handy. I had to make my own calibration loads. I just used a programmable resistor board I had laying around. I find it to be quite accurate.
     
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    Mudfoot Sr. Member

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    I don't like the absence of shielding. I'd find a metal enclosure for it.
     
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    Tallman W9WDX Amateur Radio Member, KW4YJ EXTRA class

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    The reason I wanted a link was so I could look at it and see what was up with it.
     
  11. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Sr. Member

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    I ordered one from Amazon. I believe it will suit my modest needs. Facebook has a group titled NANOVNA. It has over 1000 members, so it should be a reliable technical source.
     
  12. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Sr. Member

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    NANOVNA user guide and introduction
     

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    Screenshot_20200107-102730-01.jpeg I bought my nanovna from walmart.com.
    Haven't tried it out, yet.
     
  14. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Sr. Member

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    Mine is supposed to be here today.
     
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  15. jesse everett

    jesse everett New Member

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    I have the nano vna on the way
     
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