The RCS-4 won't take legal power on slow cw
without showing some heating in the relay contacts.
Forget about a continuos carrier..
Tom Branch wrote:
> I ran a few more tests tonight. I put the dummy load at the base of the
> tower. No problems. That rules out everything between the tower and the
> shack. I ran 1 kw into the antenna and waited for the SWR to climb. As soon
> as it reached 2:1, I switch to one of the other sloper legs and the SWR
> continues to climb off the meter. That rules out the baluns. The only two
> things left are the Ameritron antenna switch and the coax running up the
> tower. I guess I'm going to climb the tower and bypass the antenna switch
> and try it again. Too late to climb tonight. Anyone have issues with the
> Ameritron RCS-8V?
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