SMA cable extension

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exit_ramp
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SMA cable extension

Post by exit_ramp » Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:09 pm

Hello,
I want to locate my antenna on the roof for better reception. I bought a 10 meter (~30ft) SMA Male to Female extension cable. The problem I am having is that the male threaded side was just a small bit larger and would not thread into the RTL-SDR cable end that came with the kit.

I just need a source from which I can purchase a cable that will fit the RTL-SDR cable or where I can by the ends and I will make my own. The problem I am having is that I will not be sure the cable will fit until after it arrives.

Chuck

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VE3VPC
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Re: SMA cable extension

Post by VE3VPC » Wed Sep 19, 2018 3:13 pm

Hi Chuck,

NooElec may have something, check out their site https://www.nooelec.com/store/catalogse ... /?q=Cables

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