If you suspect the pole, when the noise is present, go out and whack it with
a sledge and see if the noise oscillates. If it does, bingo, you found the
noise. If not keep searching and keep the sledge handy to pound the
offending object. (i.e. neighbors touch lamp, door bell fluorescent lighting
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>Behalf Of KZ2G
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>Subject: [Yaesu] a buzz in my ten tec and yaesu -- WHYYYY???
>Ok, here's something that is driving me NUTSSSSS. Every once in
>a while as
>i use my Ten-Tec Omni 6+ and Yaesu ft-100D, i get a loud buzz like
>electrical running. the noise is on each band, not the whole band, but
>14.020 to 14.096 and on the ssb portion. also on the other bands.
> My Yaesu
>is running on a battery. so it's not the power supply i use on my Omni. i
>tuned in the noise on my yaesu and then shut off the omni and power supply.
>the noise did not go away on my yaesu. i turned off the flurecent
>oil burner, the intercom system. still noise. then it went away and came
>back. there is a utility pole in my yard. telephone pole with
>stuff on it.
>u think that is the problem? if so, what do i doooooo? chop it down or
>call the power company?? no, i won't chop it down. Really! i promise!
>Bob, KZ2G --- 10-10 # 10148
> Omni 6 Plus (Base) & FT-100D (Wheelchair Mobile), C U on CW!
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