I expect that they fall under Part 18, like home appliances and outdoor
Mike / W5JR
> On Aug 19, 2020, at 18:49, Tony <email@example.com> wrote:
> I need a refresher course on Part-15 and how the rules might apply to solar
> panel RFI affecting frequencies below 30 MHz.
> According to section 15.3m (paraphrasing here) harmful interference is
> defined as ANY RADIATED EMISSION that interrupts radio communications to the
> amateur radio service.
> Assuming the solar panel system components are classified as unintentional
> radiators, the emissions limits below 30 MHz pertain to conducted emissions
> and to the best of my knowledge, do not include radiated emissions.
> So the question is whether harmful interference as defined in section 15.3
> (m) overrides the fact that there are no radiated limits below 30 MHz?
> Do I have that right?
> Tony -K2MO
> *Harmful**interference*:/§ 15.3 (m) Harmful interference. Any emission,
> radiation or induction that endangers the functioning of a radio navigation
> service or of other safety services or seriously degrades, obstructs or
> repeatedly interrupts a radiocommunications service operating in accordance
> with this Chapter./The rules for nearly every licensed radio service prohibit
> harmful interference and that includes the Amateur Radio Service.
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