Organizational Troubleshooting - Continued
Test or Inspection
Do not perform step 7 if the reading in step 5 was normal.
Untie the halyard
from the cleat
on the balun
and lower the
terminating resistor box
to the base of the mast. (Make sure the
antenna wire loose ends are disconnected from the connectors on top of
the balun and the two separate antenna wires are not making contact.)
minating resistor box
. Reading should be 600 ohms.
If normal, raise the terminating resistor box with the halyard
, and tie the loose end of the halyard to the balun cleat
. Reconnect the antenna wire loose ends to the balun.
If abnormal, repair and replace the terminating resistor box
Repeat steps 1 through 7 above.