Each time a rig of mine has done that I have found a
bad PL-259 connection which was skyrocketing the SWR.
Usually something in the antenna chain.
--- John/K4WJ <email@example.com> wrote:
> How much current is being drawn when the power
> supply kicks off? It
> should kick off when you exceed 20 amps. If this is
> what is happening
> then maybe the impedance of the antenna is too low.
> If your swr is
> over 2:1 and the impedance is less than 25 ohms you
> may see too much
> current being drawn by the PS and it will kick off.
> At 09:00 PM 2/20/2006, you wrote:
> >I am a new owner of a Omni D and when turn up the
> drive, it kicks the P/S
> >off, all help would be appricated
> >Ken N4ALP P/s the Ps is a 252 m
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