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Re: "I Learned About XYZ From That"



At what frequency was the transmitter operating, Edward -- 73, Frank
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From: Richard W L Limebear <Richard@g3rwl.demon.co.uk>
To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Tuesday, June 12, 2001 2:01 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] "I Learned About XYZ From That"


> I used to work for the British Post Office on international comms.
>
> Favourite story was the guy who was trying to find a fault in a 100kw
> transmitter. He couldn't figure it out from the outside so he subverted
> the safety interlocks and went into the PA compartment while it was
> transmitting one morning. Found the problem.
>
> That afternoon he felt strange; ended up in hospital and died that night.
> He had been cooked ... literally.
>
> 73
> Richard W L Limebear G3RWL
> g3rwl@amsat.org
> FOC # 1188
>
>           So many beautiful girls ..... (sob) so little time
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