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Why is RG58 cable so expensive?

RG58 cable can be really pricey. Take for example this 500-foot spool, which at over $300 is a real price premium over a RG6 cable, which can generally be found at less than half the price….






CABLES 101: How to Choose The Best Cable

Are you using the best cable for the job? You may have heard terms like RG59, RG6, RG11, and Slim RG59 but you didn’t know what they meant. There is actually a real difference between these…


What is a dB and why is it so confusing?

This is Alexander Graham Bell. He gets the credit for inventing the telephone, although it’s possible he doesn’t deserve it. Still, history is written by the winners, and it was the Bell Telephone Company that dominated the…