Use it for determining the inductance of coils and capacitance of capacitors. Also a great source for some fine free data books and manuals. But the Supreme Court declared it a vegetable in 1893 along with cucumbers, squashes, beans, and peas!You can measure very low values which is ideal for your RF projects. Check out the Navy Electronic Training Course and the Navy Grounding manual. This is a good question and answer site for other things including the tomato: Good friend, craftsman, machinist. See pictures of many of his retrofits and construction projects. You can get a code free Technician class license and talk to all your ham buddies on VHF and UHF.
- known as "the disease of kings and the king of diseases" - What is it? When the uric acid levels rise too high in the body it begins to precipitate out as needle like crystals in the joints. There is an old but effective treatment for gout and it is a drug called colchicine.
The problem with colchicine is the treatment prescribed by most doctors.
It is with great sadness I have to report that my friend Tony King, W4ZT, formerly WA4UPE and author of this web site, has gone SK. I heard that this was caused by someone using an Oxygen/Acetylene torch to cut a hole or enlarge a hole in the base of the tower. The shipper sent me a new component via USPS Priority Mail with no problem.
Tony lost his battle with cancer Sunday, February 8th, 2009. This site will remain up and running as a memorial for an indefinite time. Dale, WA4DSY Care and Feeding of Power Grid Tubes - Eimac's very informative book all about power grid tubes. Click on the link to "Care and Feeding" on the left Margin of their page. Then Fed Ex RETURNED the wet package to me, in my packing, NEVER OPENED! Then I received a check in the mail from Fed Ex for an amount LESS than I paid (this should have gone to the shipper that filed the claim, not me!
Then I received a letter in the mail from Fed Ex telling me that the claim was rejected because of insufficient evidence.