INSTALLING THE Smith Chart FILES: For assistance with the process below, refer to the instructions on this website for using PKUNZIP software. Go to PKUNZIP instructions.
Essentially, you are going to:
a) Create a subdirectory somewhere on your PC hard drive to hold the Smith Chart files.
b) Download AGILSMITH.ZIP and put it in that subdirectory.
c) UNZIP the AGILSMIT.ZIP file, using
PKUNZIP.EXE (available on this website) OR by
using WINZIP or another unzipping utility. This unzipping process will create a few files
in that subdirectory.
d) ONE of those files, SCHART.HTML,
can be "opened" using your regular WWW
browser (Internet Explorer or Netscape). Use "Open page" under "File" in Netscape to
e) Learn a LOT
about the Smith Chart, VSWR = voltage standing wave ration,
and GAMMA = complex voltage reflection coefficient.
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