73, Tom W8JI
----- > guess the question is Why does Amerritron say you
can drive the tube with up to
> 130 watts? And, if one does do that, is that
> "overdriving it"?? With all
> things being equal I think my 100 watts RF is the same as
> anybody elses
> (strickly speaking) and not considering cleanliness.
> Since I do not have 130 watts available I don't know just
> what would happen.
> Does anybody?
I don't remember how it would do at 130 watts drive.
My ~20 year old AL1200 measures about -33dB PEP third order
and -42dB fifth order with 175 watts PEP drive when
optimally tuned for lowest IM.
I wouldn't run it that way though.
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