Re: RD16HHF1 power curve flattening...some

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Yes please publish your results when you update the circuits… as I’ve now gone away from working on that aspect of the radio in favor of designing a good RF-driven AGC, finishing the tuner, and working on a variable pass-band filter that is usable for CW AND SSB that is also cheap!  I already published to control circuit recently for saving the radio due to SWR, over power, etc.  



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From: [] On Behalf Of John
Sent: Sunday, February 25, 2018 11:47 PM
Subject: Re: [BITX20] RD16HHF1 power curve flattening...some


Thank you Bill.

I was intrigued by the low value of the capacitor value across T11. So that makes more sense.

I find interesting the size of the output transformer on the PennyWhistle compared to the BN43-202. It might explain the warm temperature of the T11 transformer at 18-15 Watts. I will try a BN43-3312 as it should still fit in the space between the finals.

I will definitely try your suggestions.

All the best,

73, John (VK2ETA)


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