Safety First!

Discussion in 'General Electronics Chat' started by KL7AJ, Jun 29, 2010.

  1. KL7AJ

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    This photo is from an actual FUNCTIONING ham radio station. (No, not mine :) )

    Gotta LOVE it!

    Eric
     
  2. KL7AJ

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    Notice the lovely glowing 833 triodes in the upper left corner. These normally run with about 5000V DC on the plates! :)

    Eric
     
  3. dsp_redux

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    Only one word: :eek:
     
  4. gerty

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    Maybe it doubles as a room heater :D
     
  5. jpanhalt

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    I thought it might be for making moonshine. John
     
  6. Wendy

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    One way keeping people out of where they don't belong.
     
  7. retched

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    I bet it is toasty in the winter....and summer.
     
  8. Mike33

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    ....or WAS....
     
  9. loosewire

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    In what States can he reach on his log.Can he translate langage.
     
  10. ELECTRONERD

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    You should see one of my mentors basement, the entire area is like this from the floor up; maybe with even more stuff.
     
  11. loosewire

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    Can your mentor reach op by radio.Is there any power out and down stories
    out there.
     
  12. atferrari

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    Sorry Eric.

    Are you actually sure of that maximum? More than 40 years I do not see one. All my data for tubes is lost long time ago.

    What a mess, BTW!!

    LU2AKB
    LU5DQE M/M
     
    Last edited: Jun 30, 2010
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