earthing a 857D homebase unit.

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earthing a 857D homebase unit.

Post by knight » 15 Jun 2017, 13:08

How do you earth the antenna for the Yaesu 857D using the Yaesu ATAS-120A antenna for a base unit in a flat when you do not have any heating pips in your flat.

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Post by Tim » 15 Jun 2017, 17:16

The electricity supply has to be earthed somewhere.

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Re: earthing a 857D homebase unit.

Post by Tigersaw » 15 Jun 2017, 17:56

run a counterpoise

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Re: earthing a 857D homebase unit.

Post by GaryWilson » 17 Jun 2017, 06:44

You could consider one of these artificial grounds http://www.nevadaradio.co.uk/antenna-ac ... s/mfj-909-

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Re: earthing a 857D homebase unit.

Post by knight » 17 Jun 2017, 09:09

Looks good to me, Thanks.

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