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AC off heater on. It is getting down to 58 tonight.
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I am interested in learning about SSB. I have searched and read all I can but I have trouble understanding what is said. Can anyone recommend a book or web sight that can explain things in simple terms, maybe SSB for dummies? Thanks for your help.

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Hi David, this but of information was put together by my government and they seem to write it with the lowest common denominator in mind. (dummies) it is interesting,

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Thanks Simon, I'll check it out.
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That link is not working right. I have tried to fix it but it wont let me post the full URL.
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I'll do some googling and see if I can come up with something.
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Hi,

I have a noisy onboard Alder Barbour refrigerator. Gets into my SSB radio on all bands. Any ideas on suppressing this EMI. I've read about toroids and inline filters for the DC supply to the compressor unit. But I'd rather not go thru expensive experimentation if some one else has already 'doneit'. thanks
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I think it's fairly common practice to turn the fridge off when using the SSB. Just remember to turn it back on when you are done.
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