I own a number of Array Solution products and in my opinion the quality is
excellent. Jay also does a great job of supporting his products. I had a
Stackmaster that had some relay problems, although I could see nothing wrong
by eye.. This box was involved in a lightning strike and it was over a year
old. Jay suggested various remedies and non worked. I sent him the box and
he replaced every relay and the PC board for no charge. Once I called to
order an UNUN for my shortened 160m vertical and he suggested using a
hairpin coil instead to match the impedance. I definitely don't feel that
Jay is ripping hams off.
John KK9A / P40A
Subject: [TowerTalk] What relay do Ameritron and Array Solutions
From: "Jay Terleski" <email@example.com>
Date: Sun, 13 May 2007 15:12:09 -0500
ONE more time
Look guys, LETS PUT THIS RELAY STUFF TO REST.
Those relays on my website are 10KW CW high voltage relays, and they are
$45.00 these are NOT the 5 KW CW RatPak replacement relays which we sell for
$16.00 each, if I have to sell one. The RatPak is warranted for life,
except for lightning damage, which rarely happens with it since it has
protection and is in a full metal box.
To the idiot that said I am ripping hams off, your wrong, you have no idea
how much free advice I give out. Try finding a relay like this in the
general purpose relay section of mouser.com. Then modify it to look work
like this and still you won't have the performance!
Regards, to the group
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