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Quantar RX Fail Light

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timkilbride

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What exactly does the "RX Fail" light mean on the Quantar? I have a UHF R2 with it lite up continuous. I even programmed it saying there was no receiver and it still appears. Station will receive audio through the internal speaker, but no transmit. I do not have any extra's to test to see if in fact the receive is bad.

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"RX Fail" light may mean RX VCO Unlocked. Does the receiver receive RF signals ? You mentioned "audio".

You can check the RX VCO by looking with a scanner RX on the injection frequency for a carrier.
 

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"RX Fail" light may mean RX VCO Unlocked. Does the receiver receive RF signals ? You mentioned "audio".

You can check the RX VCO by looking with a scanner RX on the injection frequency for a carrier.
I don't believe the VCO is unlocked. It will receive RF signals and they can be heard through the internal speaker on the Quantar. Also attached is a screenshot showing the VCO locked.

Tim
 

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