A very good question my friend. I have no idea. I don't even know if it is
original or one of the many modifications that have been made to this amp.
Perhaps one of the more knowledgeable people on this list will tell us if
there is a valid reason for the strap.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Guillermo" <email@example.com>
To: "Joseph DiPietro" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Sunday, August 25, 2002 11:25 PM
Subject: Re: [Amps] Boat Anchor
> Hello Joseph, I've seen the many photos in your site; particularly
> this, "trRelay.JPG", ¿what's that copper strap between TR relay and
> ¿SO239 out?. I don't know why so a huge strap there. Input connections
> to relay are not heavier than that wire from mica cap (RF input?), nor
> the coax (out from amp?).
> Best regards
> Guillermo - LU8EYW.
> Joseph DiPietro escribió:
> > Pictures of the boat anchor are at http://www.rfengineers.com/n2uf/
> > there are two of each shot, one 'thumbnail' and one full-size.
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