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Old 04-21-2013, 4:01 PM
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Default Yaesu vx7 r frequency question?

Hey I'm a newbie to ham 2 way receivers I've only had a wouxen vg3 before now I have this one for some reason any frequency 470.000 or higher comes in verry staticky even with the squeltch almost maxed out any helpful input would be great thanx.
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Old 04-21-2013, 7:52 PM
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Not enough info here. The antenna you are using, especially if the stock antenna, probably doesn't have the bandwidth to be responsive 20+ MHz higher. (I assume you have reviewed the receiver specs...) HTH.
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