Eliminating shunt capacitors in Class E Amplifiers

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Postby WA2WVL » Sat Mar 24, 2007 7:02 pm

I would agree about 3.5 times DC voltage. When you have too much capacity the efficiency drops so it is good to note power out, dc voltage, and dc current as you make changes in the shunt C. I have seen a 10% change for a 470pf change at 40 meters.
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