The amps is just one part of the game. Add a few dB here and there in the setup
Thats why the bigguns produces big signals.
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Ämne: Re: [AMPS] 813 amp
> >I had a 3 x 813 amp for a few years on 75 meters. Never had a problem with
> >it. Ran 800 watts out with 2500 volts on plate. Was unbreakable. Used a
> >muffin fan for cooling.
> >Worked 135 countries on 75. "Upgraded" to an amp that has final tubes that
> >cost over $500. Output power almost doubled and almost no one can tell the
> >difference (3 db).
> // Amen, Colin. An old timer once told me that it takes a large
> increase in power to make a difference at the Rx end. On the air tests
> proved his wisdom.
> >Now, I have to wait 3 minutes for the filaments to come on.
> // I have heard 80m openings that lasted c. 3-minutes.
> >73, Colin K7FM
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