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Re: [TenTec] Omni C

To: wa3fiy@radioadv.com,"Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment" <tentec@contesting.com>
Subject: Re: [TenTec] Omni C
From: dnelsen@integraonline.com
Reply-to: Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment <tentec@contesting.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2005 10:15:05 -0700 (PDT)
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> Forgot to add if the receive signal is very strong, I set the
> RFG for something less than S9.
> What else did I forget?   :-)
> -Lee-
> On 16 Jun 2005 at 10:34, WA3FIY wrote:
>> The "pop" can be reduced by judicious use of the RF Gain
>> control.   I usually set my RFG so the S Meter is just a little
>> bit off the peg.   I can hear any signal that is above the
>> atmospheric noise level and the inter element noise on transmit
>> is low and easy on the ears.
>> -Lee-
  Also consider changing the IC Op Amp in the AGC circuit.  I think I
liked the TI TL072 or 82.  I'd have to look inside the rig to confirm
what's there.  This not a 100% cure but I found it to help on all but
the strongest signals.  FWIW  Dave AB0N  (Rig TT Omni-A)

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