[TowerTalk] high tension wires
kgshutt at cox.net
Mon Aug 28 19:56:18 EDT 2006
I concur, OTOH if you are concerned, there is always QRP.
73 de Ken - W5KQ
----- Original Message -----
From: "Win" <w0lz at winlyn.us>
To: <TowerTalk at contesting.com>
Sent: Sunday, August 27, 2006 10:28 PM
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] high tension wires
> For almost 50 years I have worked with high power RF. I have felt the
> on my neck move from a multi-megawatt HRI Radar antennas. For over a year
> played cards every day next to a 10 KW tropo klystron. I have slept next
> a 50 KW broadcast transmitter more nights than I can count. I have seen
> people climb broadcast towers hot to change the lights. But, I have never
> seen or heard of anyone having health issues from these RF exposures.
> If you are losing sleep over a 1 kw RF exposure from amateur transmitters,
> fear you need go QRP and get some sleep.
> Win, w0lz
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