Coupling a commercial VHF handheld to an external antenna

Discussion in 'Wireless & RF Design' started by vu2nan, Dec 25, 2014.

  1. vu2nan

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  2. bertus

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    Hello,

    The handheld you show has a BNC connector, just as mine FT209, that has a ground connection.

    Why not use a BNC as coupling?

    Bertus
     
  3. MikeML

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  4. alfacliff

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    there should be a headset / microphone connector on that radio, if so, there is an antenna connector built in the speaker mic.
     
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