[Top] [All Lists]

[AMPS] Re: big boy toys

To: <>
Subject: [AMPS] Re: big boy toys
From: (Bill Turner, W7TI)
Date: Thu, 12 Mar 1998 02:10:56 GMT
On Wed, 11 Mar 98 02:17:10 -0800, Rich Measures <>
>>What's the plus 10% for?  I'd never heard of that...feedline loss???
>It's the margin fcc inspectors apparently allow for error, Jon..  
>The fcc guys I have known are not unreasonable.  Their main goal is to 
>prevent interference, not to write people up for trivalities.   
Times must have changed.  I recall reading in old QSTs about licenses
suspended for running less than 10-15 watts over the limit.  Back then
of course, power was easier to measure accurately because it was DC
input, not RF output.

73, Bill W7TI

FAQ on WWW:     
Administrative requests:

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>