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Old 9-Jun-2017, 2:15 AM   #20
rabbit73
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Thanks for the new report.
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all of the rg6 is solid copper
Good, less DC voltage drop. The CPA-19 power supply is 200 mA, I think, so the preamp must draw less than that.
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preamp is cp019
Good, the CPA-19 is resistant to overload, which you need with your strong signals, but your tuner might overload in some cases.
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the rg6 is in schedule 40 1 inch pipe from the house to antenna base.
That will protect it from physical damage, but the coax might deteriorate from a buildup of condensation in the PVC.
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