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Re: [softrock40] Wattage vs. mode

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  • Bob Cutter
    Mine shows 1.4w on WSPR to a tuned 30M antenna. I think you are in the ball park. 73, Bob KIØG
    Message 1 of 2 , Mar 1, 2011
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      Mine shows 1.4w on WSPR to a tuned 30M antenna. I think you are in the
      ball park.

      73, Bob KIØG



      On Mar 1, 2011, at 4:24 PM, John Williams <KE5SSH@...> wrote:

      > Running a 40/30/20 Ensemble RXTX. What wattage should I observe on my
      > MFJ-971 tuner meter? I have it set to 6W mode and 1W is 1/2
      > deflection.
      >
      > I see the following -
      >
      > WSPR - 1W steady when tuned to band at 1:1 SWR
      > PSK31 - 1W also
      > SSB - Much less, and follows the voice. PSDR shows peaking around 400
      > Mv. Should the meter even work on SSB? If so, less deflection or more?
      > AM - have not yet tried. What should I expect?
      >
      > Not a CW guy, so no results there. I have a key somewhere that I may
      > have to dig out.
      >
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      > John Williams
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      > KE5SSH
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