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Reviews Categories | Antennas: VHF/UHF+ Directional (Yagi, quad, etc.) | M2 2mCP14 Help


Reviews Summary for M2 2mCP14
M2 2mCP14 Reviews: 1 Average rating: 3.0/5 MSRP: $209
Description: 14-element circular-polarized 2m - satellite
Product is in production.
More info: http://www.m2inc.com
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WA9SDJ Rating: 3/5 Feb 26, 2016 09:03 Send this review to a friend
Just Ok  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
Unit construction is just Ok, not great but not horrible. A few highlights:

- One of my driven elements was shorted inside the block. I noticed it when installing the shorting blocks as one side was about 5mm too short.
- Instructions fail to differentiate between coax jumper lengths, might be very confusing to non experienced builders.
- The manual states that the spring clips are not necessary for field use, but many of mine were so loose they fell off during construction.
- Spring clips are non-adjustable once installed, you have to cut them if you messed up. Nylon retainers with set screws would be a huge improvement.
- Noticeable slop in the swaged boom connection points, makes a crook in the completed assembly.

 


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