[amsat-bb] RX-only Antenna "tee" connector?

Jeff Breitner lists at rudn.com
Thu Jan 12 13:12:17 UTC 2017

On Tue, Jan 10, 2017 at 8:11 PM, Scott <scott23192 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi everyone.
> I suppose that any deviation from the ideal setup of a near-perfectly
> matched antenna & receiver will have SOME negative effect, but for a
> receive-only antenna, how badly am I hurting myself to split the antenna
> between two receivers?
> Since frequency is probably important to answer this, I’m referring to
> 70cm.

I have used 1/4 wave sections of 75 ohm coax to create ad hoc power
dividers, although not at 70cm.  I imagine the lengths being rather short
and more critical, it may be easier to buy one.  But then, it may be more
fun to make one.

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