Re: Newbie question: pick-off loop design
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "dldorrance" <dldorrance@...> wrote:
>What does a transmitter have to do with it? It is a receiving loop.
> <Also, I've connected the "sense loop" aka "pickup loop" to the radio with coax,300 ohm twinlead, and simple twisted pair of 22 ga hookup wire. I can't tell the difference with any of these three>
> That's because your receiver is much less sensitive to mismatched impedance than a transmitter.
The impedance mismatch has no discernable effect. All three methods work well.
Paul - AE5JU