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Re: SNR measurements



>Unfortunately Step 1 is not nearly as easy as it sounds; of all the radios 
>I've ever owned in 27 years, only my (HF) TS-850S allows you to turn off 
>the AGC.  My FT-726R doesn't do that.  Hopefully the other popular radios 
>(FT-847 seems to be it) do.

Can you switch off AGC on the FT-847?  I've been looking for a cheap
receiver that could do so to use with my transverter to be able to make
accurate sun/noise measurements, but this sounds like another excellent 
reason to buy an 847...



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