On Jun 29, 2006, at 5:11 PM, W7RY wrote:
> Sorry Peter.. No high power allowed here in the US on 30 meters. Just
> 150 watts.
Jim --- To a QRP proponent, 150w is an a indecently high, if nor
obscenely high, power level
> Jim W7RY
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
> On Behalf Of Peter Chadwick
> Sent: Thursday, June 29, 2006 3:25 PM
> To: Frank Goenninger; firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [Amps] Ideal bandswitch brand for 3 kW out am?
> Frank asked:
>> wonder what you guys consider the ideal switch (brand, manufacturer)
> for said amp ?<
> The 1p 6 way switch from a WW2 tuning unit (TU5B, TU6, TU7 etc) for
> BC191/375 transmitter. Last time I looked, $3 or so from Fair Radio
> 6 ways - 160, 80, 40, 30 and 20, 17 and 15, 12 and 10.
> It isn't a shorting switch, which some may consider a problem: it
> easily gangable to make 2 w 6p (although that can be done) but it's
> cheap and got plenty of insulation and current carrying capacity.
> the contacts are tinned copper, they can even be readily replaced if
> Peter G3RZP
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