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Icom: Icom IC-7100

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#21
Not a bad idea. I'll give it a try! I guess that's why Icom integrates those functions (plus squelch) into one double knob.
 
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#23
Its surprisingly good for the price. Looking at the 2Khz spaced close dynamic range, ARRL labs tested it at 84dB, which is not bad. That rates somewhere between a Yaesu FTDX-3000 and an Icom R-9500 for comparison, both much more expensive radios. Its a very nice receiver in general use and things like the DSP and noise blanker work well.


Can anyone who has or had a 7100 comment on the receiver? Is it good, bad or mediocre?
 
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