Sharmans x510n Antenna Question ?

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Sharmans x510n Antenna Question ?

Post by listner132 » 06 Feb 2018, 16:19

Hi guys i have just got said antenna from a mate he never had it up it just lay in his back garden..question is tho should this antenna give a short when i test it for continuity ? hope this makes sense ?

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Re: Sharmans x510n Antenna Question ?

Post by Andy » 08 Feb 2018, 11:51

It may be normal, depending on what type of feed/matching arrangement it uses. Best test is an SWR meter, using only enough power to do the job.
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Re: Sharmans x510n Antenna Question ?

Post by mattltm » 03 Mar 2018, 15:07

Al little late to the party but yes, all of the diamond X range are DC grounded so considering it is a copy, I would expect it to be too.
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