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Reviews Categories | Antenna parts, accessories, incl. baluns, hardware, etc. | CWS ByteMark BAL-12.5 4:1 Balun Help


Reviews Summary for CWS ByteMark BAL-12.5 4:1 Balun
Reviews: 1 Average rating: 2.0/5 MSRP: $39,95
Description: Step Down 4:1 Balun - 12.5 ohms balanced to 50 ohms coaxial unbalanced

*For Direct Connection to Yagi Beam
*1 MHz to 50 MHz
*5 Kw to 10 Kw
Product is in production.
More info: http://www.cwsbytemark.com/
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DK2GZ Rating: 2/5 Nov 30, 2007 11:29 Send this review to a friend
needs quality control  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I ordered this balun two weeks ago.
When it arrives I heard that something rattle inside.
After look inside I saw, that one of
the two ferrite cores were not secured to the coil.
Also the craftsmanship looks very amateur like.
The next surprise arrived two day ago.
I got the invoice and the credit card slip.
When I ordered the balun, I got in the order confirmation:
Shipping = Shipping will be added on or charged separately.
The amount will depend on the weight and courier selected.

Grand Total = 54.95
That is o.k. for the delivery to Germany.

But my credit card and the invoice now shows:
133 $ for shipping to Germany and a grand total of
172,95 $.

I send afterwards an e-mail to the company, but
received no response yet.

Harry, DK2GZ
 


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