From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, June 18, 2002 1:25 PM
Subject: Re: [Towertalk] sixpack relay problem
I can't post to the list from here.
>From how it sounds, the trouble might be in a resistive common or ground path.
>Should take an
ohmmeter from the "ground" side of the relay winding to the chassis and then to
the ground side of
the control box.
> From: "jljarvis" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: 2002/06/18 Tue PM 12:59:56 EDT
> To: <email@example.com>
> Subject: [Towertalk] sixpack relay problem
> Privately, I observed that the most likely problem was
> IR drop, or a bad relay. Let me repeat it publicly:
> Even though the 'run' is only 3 feet, there is EITHER an
> IR drop somewhere in the circuit, or a bad relay. For all
> you know, the drop is IN the relay.
> Replace the relay.
> This isn't a design problem. Too many sixpacks, too many
> relays running reliably out there, for too many years.
> Jim Jarvis, N2EA
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