TITLE

Don't be fooled

AUTHOR(S)
Norton, Jim
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Aug2008, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on providing an explanation of the cable-loss masking effect and expounds on how to escape this pitfall. It states that cable loss is the transmission cable system's total insertion loss. It discusses that the masking effect creates an error offset when determining antenna voltage standing wave ratios (VSWR) or return loss match levels, and that VSWR may be rectified by transforming to/from equivalent return loss match levels.
ACCESSION #
34374262

 

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