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what is your vswr at the antenna?

Discussion in 'CB Antennas' started by bob85, Jul 10, 2013.

  1. The DB

    The DB Sr. Member

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    Here is a white paper that Bob85 used to get his answer, that was already posted in post 9 of this thread...

    http://bird-electronic.com/en/Resources/~/media/Bird/Files/PDF/Resources/white-papers/VSWR-Measurements-Using-In-Line-Power-Meters.ashx

    I also came up with an answer, and used a different method to get it. Perhaps you should read the posts beyond the first post once again. After all, I see no reason to post what has already been posted in this thread for someone who is acting a lot like a troll.




    The DB
     
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  2. Slowmover

    Slowmover Sr. Member

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    You might take into consideration that this isn’t the typical CB radio forum. I understand what you’ve said — maybe why — and recommend that if radio is your interest, this forum may have more to offer than is apparent at first go-through.

    Antennas are a daunting subject.

    Please don’t reply. I’ve shot off my mouth in the wrong way elsewhere. Offended when there really wasn’t cause.

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  3. Shadetree Mechanic

    Shadetree Mechanic 808 On The North Side of Dover

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    The two trains meet in Chicago at exactly 6:23pm.
     
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  4. Tallman

    Tallman W9WDX Amateur Radio Member, KW4YJ EXTRA class

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    Yes, but at what feet per second or miles per hour?
     
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  5. kopcicle

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    train_wreck.gif
     
  6. Captain Kilowatt

    Captain Kilowatt Professional Amateur
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    Looks like someone has a chip on their shoulder. That chip has a way of getting knocked off. No need for that kind of post at all regardless. Bob83 is indeed one of the more knowledgeable members on this site and just because you don't understand the problem does not mean he is full of bullshit.
     
  7. Flatop

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    There are too many letters in that PDF, trolls can't read anyway.
     
  8. Flatop

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    I do not find antennas daunting, you may be speaking for yourself. I do not hang around typical CB forums or any CB forum for that matter. I am not a troll either. What I like to point out is the needless urge for some people to express their incredible knowledge whilst reciting from a book sewn to their chest. It is cringe worthy.
     
  9. Tallman

    Tallman W9WDX Amateur Radio Member, KW4YJ EXTRA class

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    Flattop_(Dick_Tracy_villain).jpg This is my opinion and if you don't like it you must be wrong!

    I have had people like you working for me, for the short while they lasted.
     
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  10. binrat

    binrat WDX Club Coordinator
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    He just made a new record. A few posts and he is on the ignore list already.
     
  11. kopcicle

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    haven't used ignore yet.
     
  12. Road Squawker

    Road Squawker Sr. Member

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    This is the same expert that asked THIS technical question:

    "... That is, do the circuits work in the same way by grounding the pins or what ever?...
     
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  13. Tallman

    Tallman W9WDX Amateur Radio Member, KW4YJ EXTRA class

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    You do know what the term "Expert" means?

    A has been drip under pressure.
     

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