From: Mike Monett
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Subject: Re: Transistor amplifiers v. frequency in SPICE
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2003 17:53:24 -0500
NNTP-Posting-Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2003 17:52:51 EST
Organization: Bell Sympatico
Paul Burridge wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Jan 2003 07:59:19 -0500, Mike Monett
> opined thusly:
> >I think Paul mentioned he is coming back into electronics after a 20-year
> >absence. If you look at his posts here and in rec.radio.amateur.homebrew,
> >he displays a wide range of interests and asks intelligent questions.
> Thanks, Mike. Did I ever mention you're one of the posters to this
> group I most admire? :-)
(Humble blush) Most people here know a lot more than I do, and they can
explain it better. I lost much of my higher math after 30 years of
running my own business, and like you, I'm trying to get it back again.
But I know where a lot of the landmines and loopholes are, and will try
to fill in the gaps wherever I can:)
> >He is polite,
> I can't deny that.
> >pays attention to the replies,
> I do indeed.
> >and works hard to learn.
> It's true! It's all true!
> >picked up on SPICE immediately, and is now going through the agony of
> >quirky GUI design, poor error handling, obscure SPICE syntax and
> >unhelpful help files. His circuits so far have been more oriented towards
> >understanding SPICE and not so much for presenting a polished design.
> Thanks, Mike. I'm glad you've accurately assessed where I'm coming
> from with that last observation.
> >I think Paul is making amazing progress and would like to ask everyone to
> >support him as much as possible.
> I would echo those sentiments and would like to call upon everyone to
> do exactly as Mike suggests. :-)
I think your personality encourages many people to respond. They know
they are not facing a pissing contest as with some other posters.