Oh, meant to mention....what you're looking for is an intermittent joint or
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From: "Phil Chambley Sr." <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Sent: Saturday, December 22, 2007 7:55 PM
Subject: Re: [TenTec] Omni VII first impressions....odd things i.e.
> IF you go into it and poke around, start with Pin 4 of J1 on the LPF
> work back through L33 and R5 to the BAT41 diode. That will cover the
> reflected power detecting part of the SWR bridge.
> Phil Chambley, Sr.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Alan Sewell" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment" <email@example.com>
> Sent: Saturday, December 22, 2007 7:33 PM
> Subject: Re: [TenTec] Omni VII first impressions....odd things i.e.
>> Why don't you open it up and poke around. Check all the connectors and
>> make sure all the screws are tight.
>> A while ago someone found a toroid bent over on the bandpass board
>> causing a high current shutdown. Could be something like that.
>> You never know!
>> Alan N5NA
>> Mike Bryce wrote:
>>> Mike and everyone...
>>> thought of that... but the meter shows forward power and zero
>>> if the cable were bad, I would not see forward power of 80 watts
>>> and ... I changed the cables and the results are the same..
>>> both cables are new and or have been replaced!!
>>> the power output meter on the Omni VII shows full 100 watts output.
>>> Switch over to swr and I see anywhere from 1.2 to 9.9 to 1
>>> key down for more than 10 seconds, and the swr meter (on the radio)
>>> changes up and down.
>>> Switch over to power (on the radio) and the power level DOES NOT change!
>>> If there were a cable problem, that would not be possible as the swr
>>> going up, the power would have to go down and the high current
>>> warning would come on
>>> speaking of which..
>>> transmitting into a antenna that is not the correct one for the band,
>>> (my 80 meter dipole with the rig set for 40 meter) will cause the
>>> high current warning and then shuts down the radio.
>>> Mike, WB8VGE
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