One thing I've noticed. Those that use the N4pY software to drive their
Orions have a lot less complaints. What does this tell us?
From: Dave Clark <email@example.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Jun 2005 07:13:22 -0700 (PDT)
Subject: [TenTec] Annual review of the Orion
> Having purchased an Orion, close a year ago, I'd like to comment that
> it still exceeds expectatons. No clicks, no BCI, no problems with my
> Titan amplifier and no shut downs while call DX or engaged in a
> contest. Most everyone I talk with comments on the smooth keying and,
> most important it receives signals, on occasion, that neither of my
> Icom's hear using the same antenna. It has crashed once due to RFI
> ... a little research of my cables quickly found the problem. The N4PY
> software, along with the remote pod, make operating this radio a real
> The tone that's currently running on this reflector is mostly negative
> and not constructive. I highly recommend that subscribers offer
> suggestions and support as opposed to negative grand standing. We all
> can benefit from constructive comments, especially from those who take
> the time to communicate in a non-offending manner.
> Dave W8DO www.nancyanddave.com
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