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Not receiving anything

Postby Laidbackelevenmeters » 04 Feb 2017, 01:49

I Ve got an alinco dx-sr8t radio with a aor la-400 indoor loop antenna on a table beside my radio and I am not receiving anything no stations weird

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Re: Not receiving anything

Postby scan125 » 04 Feb 2017, 10:20

I do not know much about the aor la-400 indoor loop antenna other than I see it needs a power supply so you might like to check that the power feed its OK.

I have DX-R8E (which I'm writing a free program for called DriveR8 and hope to get the first release out this month) and I find this receiver to be very well shielded. With no aerial or piece of wire in contact with the antenna socket then it picks up nothing. However put even a few inches of wire into the socket and all is fine. You might like to tray just a simple wire antenna to check that the receiver is working correctly.

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