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[AMPS] Re: Parasitics

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Subject: [AMPS] Re: Parasitics
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Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2001 18:50:19 -0700
>I once had a Henry 2K-3 in which I installed Mr. Measures' suppressor kit.  
>I thought I was doing a good thing.  The first time I put it on 15 meters 
>several of the resistors exploded much as a shotgun shell would do. I 
>promptly went back to the Henry factory suppressors and never had another 
>problem, nor did I have a problem prior to that.  For some stupid reason I 
>was convinced that that bit of nichrome was going to save me from eminent 
>disaster.  In my 25 years of hamming, never have I experienced a parasitic 
>with my Henry 2K-3 (2x3-500z's), My AL1200 (3cx1200A7), or my Henry 3K 
>Classic X (8877).
>This suppressor kit thing reminds me of the travelling salesman selling cure 
>all elixir out of the back of his wagon.  "Guaranteed to cure your gold 
>sputtered meatballs...."
>Bill Thomas   k1xt
/\  Bill --  If this is the case. we owe you a refund cheque.  However, I 
looked through our records archive and there is no record of a parasitic 
suppressor retrofit kit sale to a Bill Thomas.  Did you order your 
retrofit kit under a different name?

-  R. L. Measures, 805.386.3734,AG6K,  

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