Peter Rodmell, G3ZRS, Softcover: 304 pages, ISBN: 978-0-99303-510-4
For many the world of amateur radio power amplifiers is little understood. This book provides a unique insight into HF, VHF and UHF amplifiers. Written and produced by acknowledged expert Peter Rodmell, G3ZRS the founder of Linear Amp UK, Amplifiers is a very personal guide to this fascinating topic.
Amplifiers provides the context of RF amplifiers with a detailed history of amplifiers and valves. It describes how valves work and the reasons for continuing to use them in amplifiers. It includes valve types, classic designs from a wide range of manufacturers, fault finding in amplifiers and details of Linear Amp UK amplifiers describing the evolution of the Challenger and Discovery models. Learn how to design and make amplifiers for HF, VHF and UHF.
From the Author: "After a life of over 40 years designing and repairing amplifiers I would like to share some of my experiences with you. Over many years of self teaching, I have made 2000 Amateur Radio amplifiers as well as other commercial amplifiers for other projects. I hope it will help you repair and build new projects".