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Re: [TenTec] no ALC

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Subject: Re: [TenTec] no ALC
From: Mike Bryce <prosolar@sssnet.com>
Reply-to: Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment <tentec@contesting.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 16:42:08 -0500
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As goofy as it sounds, the ALC can be affected by the SWR of the antenna. Try 
using a dummy load and see if the ALC blinks with voice peaks. 

It's not at all uncommon for a ten tec rig to go into over current protection 
and never light the ALC indicator. 

Mike wb8vge 

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On Feb 23, 2012, at 3:16 PM, John Molenda <cdistflatfoot@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello all , new Eagle here .  I followed directions to get on SSB and I 
> can not get the alc light to flicker on voice peaks even with the mic 
> gain turned up all the way .  am using supplied TT hand mic .  John kb2huk
> BTW   the rx is so nice and quiet , great rig .
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