Electronics (Mike Jaroch)
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See KEEP-ALIVE VOLTAGE .
DC voltage applied to a tr gap electrode to produce a glow discharge that
allows the tube to ionize faster when the transmitter fires .
Interference in the form of "clicks" or "thumps" caused by the sudden application or removal of power .
Filters used in keying systems to prevent key-click interference .
A transmitter in which one stage is used to produce the RF pulse .
(1) A device that changes dc pulses to mark and space modulation for teletypewriter transmissions . (2) A synchronizer .
Relays used in radio transmitters where the ordinary hand key cannot accommodate the plate current without excessive arcing .
A prefix meaning one thousand .
Energy that a body possesses by virtue of its motion .
KLYSTRON POWER AMPLIFIER
A multicavity microwave electron tube that uses velocity modulation .
KNEE OF THE CURVE
The point of maximum curvature of a magnetization curve. (Shaped like the
knee of a leg that is bent.)