[ntp:questions] Sure gps looses all sattelite fixes

A C agcarver+ntp at acarver.net
Tue Feb 28 06:35:25 UTC 2012

On 2/27/2012 22:15, unruh wrote:

>> As for age, it doesn't really matter.  Copper corrodes easily, even
>> tinned copper.  It doesn't take much to create a rectifying junction
> They actually look like gold plated connectors, not copper or tinned
> copper.

The connector is gold plated but the wire inside the coax most certainly 
is not.  My antenna had a gold plated MCX connector, too.  It still 
loosened and corroded over time.

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