[amsat-bb] Re: AL-800

Dave Guimont dguimon1 at san.rr.com
Thu Nov 15 20:45:46 PST 2007

The AL-800 pla wrote:ces a great deal of stress on your BNC connector 
- please be very careful when using it.

>I prefer the Smiley 270A, with its built-in spring at the bottom. I 
>even use their SMA model with confidence.

Clint, I support ALL my connectors, even hardline if they are subject 
to any tension or torsion or flexing stresses, and have NEVER  had a 
connector failure...If the connector "fits" the frequency, use it...

And I got in the habit using Fahnestock connectors about
72 years ago....

            73, Dave wb6llo at amsat.org
                    Disagree: I learn....

               Pulling for P3E... 

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