[RFI] Tecsun PL-660 for chasing RFI [Was: Is Icom IC-T90a AM-mode good for chasing RFI?]

Dale J. dj2001x at comcast.net
Mon Sep 22 11:06:43 EDT 2014

I spoke in error.  I DO have the 660.  It's been a while since I used it so I simply forgot which model I have.  It is the Tecsun PL-660, I bought it on Amazon.  Very nice radio, batteries are easy to change, it has a s-meter, even has SSB mode.

Dale, k9vuj

On 22, Sep 2014, at 9:24, qrv at kd4e.com wrote:

> Are you using the PL-380 or some other specific model, please?
> What are the limitations compared to the PL-660?
> I noticed that the newer PL-880 received bad reviews for audio
> distortion, esp. in synch-detect mode - unrelated to RFI chasing
> but important for use apart from that.
> David KD4E
>> I bought one of these, not the 660 but another lower priced model on
>> Amazon.  It came in the box brand new and works fb.  K9YC recommended
>> and he's right, they are a lot of rx for the money.
>> I also use a hand held on the aircraft band to find noise.  It's been
>> fairly clean around here lately so I haven't been walking around the
>> area looking for noise.
>> 73 Dale, k9vuj
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