[RFI] Flat-screen monitor noise
n4zr at comcast.net
Sun Jan 28 07:32:04 EST 2018
I've been tracking down some intermittent, severe RFI, using a portable
short-wave radio to identify possible in-house sources.. I just put the
antenna of the radio next to the screen of my monitor and was
surprised/shocked by the noise it picked up. I note, however, that at a
distance of less than two feet I cannot hear the monitor any more.
Moreover,cutting power to the monitor causes no change in the received
noise on my K3, so I assume the racket is harmless.
73, Pete N4ZR
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