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|Subject: How Can i tell ?? Mon Dec 09, 2019 8:10 pm|| |
Aye up Folks
Just quick one on Anttena I.D ,whilst sifting thru the shed came across tWo mobiile sharman mobile whip antennas /Magmount . Both the same size .
How can i tell which anttenna does which band ? ..i think they was 17/20 link below
Any info would be great
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|Subject: Re: How Can i tell ?? Tue Dec 10, 2019 4:47 am|| |
If you have access to an analyser you could check that way. If not low power and a SWR meter.
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|Subject: Re: How Can i tell ?? Tue Dec 10, 2019 12:56 pm|| |
What is written on the aerial just above where it screws onto the mount?
As far as 80 metres goes, the fibreglass bit is nearly all coil.
40 metres , about 1/2 of the fibreglass is coil