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[TenTec] Low power amplifier kit -Reply

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Subject: [TenTec] Low power amplifier kit -Reply
From: owen@piper.eeel.nist.gov (James C. Owen, III)
Date: Thu, 23 Apr 1998 14:16:38 -0500 (EST)
In message Thu, 23 Apr 1998 13:02:10 -0500,
  Roger Sellers <rsellers@mail.rkd.snds.com>  writes:

> It has been common practice in other areas of electronics that a
> premanufactured component could be considered a "KIT" even if the only
> assembly required was to attach/solder an AC  power cord.
> This held up to> some serious legal manuvers I seem to remember.

The type acceptance rules state that amplifier KITS must also be type
accepted. They didn't leave much/any leeway for the CB amplifiers to slip
through. In doing this they made it much harder on Hams to find certain
amplifiers. 73 Jim K4CGY

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