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home brew coil for a 5/8 cb base antenna

Discussion in 'Home Brew' started by BOOTY MONSTER, Aug 28, 2010.

  1. CDX-007

    CDX-007 Transducer Fanatic

    Jan 26, 2006
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    Ah hah! Now I know your voice and I can listen for you, if ever you get it up in the air & you're on L38 when conditions are right! :D


  2. W5LZ

    W5LZ Crotchety Old Bastard

    Apr 8, 2005
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    Try this site;

    Inductance Calculator

    It will tell you the amount of inductance a coil will produce.
    Try a few different values for the different parameters, diameter, length and number of turns. See how that affects the inductance. Tall skinny coils and short fat coils.
    - 'Doc

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