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Author Topic: How to Extend The Range of Walkie-Talkie Portable Handheld Radios.  (Read 2340 times)

gil

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Re: How to Extend The Range of Walkie-Talkie Portable Handheld Radios.
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2018, 01:58:56 PM »
Last weekend I finally field tested the slimjim in combination to my Baofeng. I am quite surprised about the vhf improvement. And quite disappointed in uhf performance. On uhf the nagoya outperforms the slimjim from n9tax


http://cro-prepper.com/2018/03/10/n9tax-slimjim-fieldtest/


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Re: How to Extend The Range of Walkie-Talkie Portable Handheld Radios.
« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2018, 04:13:47 PM »
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And quite disappointed in uhf performance.

Interesting... You might want to try a collinear made with coax. I bet that would work much better...

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