[RFI] Gas generator ignition noise
Alan NV8A (ex. AB2OS)
nv8a at att.net
Thu May 5 23:20:13 EDT 2005
Can't you still get the suppressor resistors that screw between the coil
and the lead or the ones that get connected into a cut plug lead?
On 05/05/05 10:54 pm Missouri Guy, N0TT tossed the following ingredients
into the ever-growing pot of cybersoup:
> Field Day is just around the corner and my 1967 vintage Sears
> generator is causing ignition noise on all the ham bands. The
> ignition coil recently had to be replaced and the only replacement
> was one with a wire lead instead of a resistive lead impregnated with
> The spark plug is the resistive type.
> I was thinking of using some hi-u ferrite beads over the ignition wire
> to reduce/eliminate the noise, especially on the lowbands. Has
> anyone tried that? And did it suppress the noise for you?
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