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Re: Smoken those Drakes

On Monday, June 2, 2003, at 07:16  PM, jim wellinghoff wrote:

> Hi,
> Just can't pass up the opportunity to try and help!
> You can buy (insurance) to stop or at least help prevent those 
> Downconverts
> from attaining an early demise.
> SSB Sells  "The Protector"  around $50.00. Is it worth it?

I use an AIDC hooked up to 125 feet of RG-6 75 ohm with a RS Attenuator 
Pad on the DC.  The radio is an IC910H.  I have transmitted in to the 
DC at high power a dozen times no damage to the DC.  Blew the RS 
Attenuator Pad once.  The pads cost 7.00 CDN.

Barry - VA3BJD

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