I had a similar problem with my Orion II - left it off for about 5 weeks -
had the AC on but set to 85 F hoping that the humidity would stay down.
When I returned and turned it on, many of the pushbuttons would not work.
However, the N4PY software controlled the radio with no problems. I was
prepared to send it to Tentec, but left it on for about 24 hours. Not sure
if it was moisture or what, but all the pushbuttons returned to normal after
24 hours, and it's been working fine ever since.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Neal Campbell" <email@example.com>
To: "Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 15, 2007 6:06 PM
Subject: Re: [TenTec] More orion 2 problems
> call tentec and get it shipped to them!
> Sorry you are having such a bad time of it. Normally they are very
> Neal k3nc
> On 8/15/07, Robert Redmon <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Turns out that the keypad is only partially functional, too. No direct
>> entry, and 12 and 10 meters will not come up by pushing the band button.
>> Bob Redmon K5SM
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