Goto Section: 80.957 | 80.961 | Table of Contents
Revised as of October 1, 2020
Goto Year:2019 |
§ 80.959 Radiotelephone transmitter.
(a) The transmitter must be capable of transmission of G3E emission on
the required frequencies.
(b) The transmitter must deliver a carrier power of between 10 watts
and 25 watts into 50 ohms nominal resistance when operated with its
rated supply voltage. The transmitter must be capable of readily
reducing the carrier power to one watt or less.
(c) To demonstrate the capability of the transmitter, measurements of
primary supply voltage and transmitter output power must be made with
the equipment operating on the vessel's main power supply, as follows:
(1) The primary supply voltage measured at the power input terminals to
the transmitter terminated in a matching artificial load, must be
measured at the end of 10 minutes of continuous operation of the
transmitter at its rated power output.
(2) The primary supply voltage, measured in accordance with the
procedures of this paragraph, must be not less than 11.5 volts.
(3) The transmitter at full output power measured in accordance with
the procedure of this paragraph must not be less than 10 watts.
Goto Section: 80.957 | 80.961
Goto Year: 2019 |
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