An informative 3 part article on lighting protection published inARRL'sQST Magazine

Lightning Protection for the Amateur Station
by Ron Block, KB2UYT

 

 

 In part one Lightning protection can be a serious issue for amateurs. In part one, the author leads us through the process of developing a protection plan.

Part 1 

 In part two the author discusses the characteristics of lightning and the hazard it presents to the amateur, and presents a method of preparing a   schematic of
 a protection plan. This installment also shows us how to design a protective installation and what type of protection is needed.

Part 2 

  In part three the†author shows†how to develop a good external ground system to complete your stationís protection.


 Part 3 
 

 

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