[CQ-Contest] The New ARRL DX Contest

Jim Smith jimsmith at shaw.ca
Sun Apr 10 19:36:36 EDT 2005

Actually, max power output for VE is 2250W PEP on SSB and 750W carrier 
power for any other type of emission (e.g. CW, RTTY etc). 

In terms of DC input to the final, it's 1,000W.

Oh, and it's against the law to have an amp capable of exceeding these 
limits by more than 3 dB.

73 de Jim Smith   VE7FO

ve6tn wrote:

> and lastly you can legitimately run 2.5 KW 
>"Output" since that is Canada's power maximum and any mode can be used in 
>any part of any amatuer band without band restrictions.
>Barry - VE6TN
>P.S.  If we want to add a rule to restrict Canadians to using the US band 
>allocation for SSB contests, fine.  We need some sort of way to enforce the 
>power restrictions as well as I think someone running outside of their power 
>limit is a much bigger advantage than parking on a slightly lower frequency 
>and avoiding QRM. 
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