> I put the Cushcraft 40 meter add-on on my A4S a few years ago. I blew up
> the 20 meter traps (the add-on) twice with only 500 Watts. The construction
> of the traps, when disassembled, was awful. Unless you're going to stay at
> 200-300 Watts, I would discourage this approach.
> Joe, W1JR
> At 09:58 AM 9/20/2002 -0400, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> >Can anyone provide any first hand information regarding the Cushcraft
> >add-on for
> >the A4S and A3 antennas?
> >A rotatable dipole for 40M sounds great, but I dont want to auger the
Joe where you contesting when you blew the traps? I have the 40M kit installed
on my A3S and have run 1KW through it on several occausions to make DX contacts
(short exchanges)and have had no problems to date.
> >of the rest of the antenna in the process.
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