Bill Thomas can not currently access Amps and asked that I post it for
>From: "bill thomas" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: [AMPS] Re: Parasitics
>Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2001 19:56:19 -0500
>X-OriginalArrivalTime: 21 Jul 2001 00:56:20.0194 (UTC)
>Could you post this to the amp reflector? I am unable to get this through
>to it. Thanks.. Bill k1xt
>>From: 2 <email@example.com>
>>To: "bill thomas" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, "AMPS" <email@example.com>
>>Subject: Re: [AMPS] Re: Parasitics
>>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
>> >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, www.vcnet.com/measures.
>My receipt for your kit is dated 7/10/90, serial number 1281. My check
>number on the receipt is #1083 for $17. Same address and name now as it
>was then. I can fax the receipt to you on Monday. In the meantime you can
>send the refund to my callbook address for K1XT. Same name and address as
>it was in 1990.
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