Preamp for 500

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For what band? For most bands putting a preamp on a PSR-500 is like pouring gasoline on a fire. The thing already has a sensitive front end. But I guess it depends on what you are trying to do, every situation is unique.
 

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If the PSR500 is anything like the PRO96 when it comes to sensitivity, which I think it is, I will have to agree with Phoenix Scanner - If you throw on a pre-amp on a 500, you might not get anything because it will be so overloaded all you will hear is just noise and junk.
 

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I agree on the sensitivity. A preamp is a bad choice for the 500. In many cases using attenuation or a different antenna will help a lot.

It may not even be sensitivity that you need.
 
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