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by OK1RP
Mon Aug 27, 2012 12:00 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: ESD mats portable set for safe soldering
Replies: 1
Views: 1454

ESD mats portable set for safe soldering - 1MOhms resistors

Hi,

after getting some emails regarding the safe current limit I decided to share it over here...

Yes, both coiled blue wires has 1MOhms resistors included to limiting the current so it is not needed to use additional grounding point with resistor inside.

regards,

73 - Petr, OK1RP
by OK1RP
Wed Aug 08, 2012 2:13 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: Don't buy Chinese .....
Replies: 29
Views: 16270

Don't buy Chinesse

I am pround owner of just US gears (TenTec, AEA, etc.) as I don't want to help to Chinesse hackers with sharing their junk and cheap almost PIRATED designs/hardware. Although it is more and more hard to find Made in USA or other countries outside PRC products I don't want to participate on the illeg...
by OK1RP
Wed Aug 08, 2012 1:59 pm
Forum: Free For All -- Talk about anything related to Ham Radio.
Topic: ESD mats portable set for safe soldering
Replies: 1
Views: 1454

ESD mats portable set for safe soldering

Hi all, After bad experiences during my radios and electronics repairing I decided to solve my ESD protection in the kitchen "lab" a bit better... I would like to share my experiences with ESD mats for safe, ESD protective soldering as it can help to others. I looked for long time on the eBay and ot...
by OK1RP
Fri Mar 24, 2006 9:07 pm
Forum: Safe Trading Tips
Topic: JUST A HEADS UP ON BUYING USED HAM GEAR!
Replies: 3
Views: 8952

PayPal transfers

Hi guys, interesting to read what You said already > but be note that any time You are using the PayPal or another system like that You are in risky with Your funds... When I am buying the goods and will send funds thru PayPal then I can believe only that my partner on the other side will send me th...