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Re: Power inserter

At 05:39 PM 10/24/2005 -0400, Rob Palmer wrote:

>Help, I have an AIDC downconverter and dish and cant seem to get a power 
>inserter from where I got it. Can someone point me in the right direction. 
>I have tried Radio Shack but the only thing they have does not work the 
>way I need it. It will send 18vdc up the coax to the dish but it wants to 
>send 11vdc to my FT-726 and I dont think thats a good idea. Can something 
>be built easy enough? I have 14vdc at the tower so that is not an issue. I 
>would really like to work AO-51 this week.
>        Thanks, Rob  KB2YCC ----

Hi Rob,

You can get a DC block at radio shack. Just put it
in front of your FT726. You may also need an attenuator
as the AIDC converters have an awful lot of gain.

Tony AA2TX
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