Monitoring the KWS-1

MFJ-267 Dummy Load / Wattmeter and Palstar PM-2000A Wattmeter The MFJ-267 (upper left) with my mod to add two micro muffin fans has been a really great piece of gear for my KWS-1 “adventure”. It stays cool when I tune the rig up – even when reaching 700 or 800 watts. I purchased a Drake W4 Wattmeter, but it arrived damaged – so I…

KWS-1: Brass Foil Fix

My digital calipers say .05 mm brass foil is what is needed There are some tools that you purchase for one project – and where when you need them you just gotta have em. The digital calipers is exactly such a tool. I measured the brass tape (it really is foil), and it is nominally .05 mm thick. I have ordered both .05 mm…