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[TenTec] Wanted - AGC Mod for Omni D Series B

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Subject: [TenTec] Wanted - AGC Mod for Omni D Series B
From: wowly@email.msn.com (wowly)
Date: Sat, 23 Oct 1999 14:51:46 -0400

Know you've probably rigged to run with no AGC; that's my preference for CW,
DX chasing, and contesting.

One of the  many things W1FB's articles encouraged me to try over the years.

larry K8PUJ
-----Original Message-----
From: Clark Savage Turner <csturner@falcon.csc.calpoly.edu>
To: wowly <wowly@email.msn.com>
Cc: tentec@contesting.com <tentec@contesting.com>; JEFF S JOHNSON
To: <tentec@contesting.com>
Date: Saturday, October 23, 1999 9:21 AM
Subject: Re: [TenTec] Wanted - AGC Mod for Omni D Series B

>I recall doing the AGC "mod" for the Argosy.  I want to comment
>that I took it right out as soon as I could.  It reduced the
>sweet QSK to a shambles.  The AGC "popping" is annoying but is
>part and parcel of the really fast QSK in the audio derived
>AGC it seemed.  Others really like the mod, it really does kill
>the pops.  I just like to hear all that is going on underneath
>me while I transmit, and I go upwards of 25 wpm and I still want
>to hear.  I do not like semi QSK, and that is roughly what I
>got with that mod.
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