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PostSubject: Re: NEW SET UP   NEW SET UP Icon_minitimeFri Apr 17, 2020 5:46 pm

Set unit up today but nothing heard?
Tested SWR but no problems. Key up and shows transmit power.
Is my aerial setup wrong?
I have a steel post of 6ft in the ground, connected to a plastic post,approx 6ft.
Connected to that is a silver rod half wave.
Should I remove plastic post and replace with a steel one?
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PostSubject: Re: NEW SET UP   NEW SET UP Icon_minitimeFri Apr 17, 2020 5:48 pm

Apologies if I am in the wrong section.
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PostSubject: NEW SET UP   NEW SET UP Icon_minitimeSat Apr 18, 2020 2:36 pm

Might just be nothing on. If you're hoping to see if there's any DX try one of the WebSDR receivers to see if they're picking up anything.

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