AM radio static

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by Bversteegh, Oct 11, 2009.

  1. Bversteegh

    Thread Starter New Member

    Oct 11, 2009
    I just finished a job where I installed 10 new T-5 fluorescent 6 lamp fixture with ho electronic ballast. The AM radio signal is covered up with static so bad it is almost impossible to listen to.Does anyone have a solution to this problem Thanks Barry
  2. Wendy


    Mar 24, 2008
    Other than a radio with a coax input and an antenna far far away, this one is going to be hard to beat. You could filter the AC line going to the lamp fixtures, but as with all AC projects there are some inherent dangers.

    Look up PI filters on Wikipedia.