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Re: Converter gain and noise..




Somebody wrote:
>  >with no signal at 2401 Mhz. I believe this is the right way to do it. I guess
>  >on could turn down the RF gain control of the rig, but on the 817, this make
>  >the S meter unusable. 

Not really.. If it's like the 847, the S-meter always acts as if you have
the RF gain on full. So if you have the RF gain on minimum, the S meter
shows S9+60dB, because any signal would have to be S9+60dB to be heard
at all. Quite sensible IMHO.

Hamish
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Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>
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