[AMRadio] AM Usage with Linear AMPS


Mike Dorworth,K4XM k4xm at arczip.com
Wed Nov 24 20:14:17 EST 2004


QST for February 1956 in the Technical Topics section has a nice three page
write up on the use of Linear Amplifiers for AM. It starts on page 39.

 " This leads to the rule of thumb that on a.m. the carrier power output
that can be obtained from a linear amplifier is equal to half the rated
dissipation of the tube(s)."





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