> >I have heard you need to reduce the gain but when you put both rigs
> by side with no antenna the Orion has much more internal noise. I think
> is just a fact of life.
> Guys, especially those of you new to Orion whether original or
> please read this!
> 1. Orion's AGC will amplify internal noise if the threshold is set too
> Orion's digital AGC is
> different than what is in the MP or other rigs.
Here is my two cents....the above is obviously true.
Heck, if I take my old Corsair II, connect it to a good antenna....no
signals at all on the band, and turn all knobs to the right....I get massive
band noise...ocean noise.
If I make matters worse, and turn off AGC, I get blown halfway across the
You must operate the equipment correctly guys.
73 de Gary, AA2IZ
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