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.
From: Clark Savage Turner <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: wowly <email@example.com>
Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>; JEFF S JOHNSON
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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