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Receive Ant 1 and Ant 2 Reverse Internally

Ken W9IE
Ken W9IE Member ✭✭
edited May 2020 in SmartSDR for Windows
Antenna 1 and Antenna2 Flip Flop Receiving is Normal using Ant1 If I change to Receive Ant B all is still OK Change Back to Receive Ant 1 all is still OK If I Change to Receive Ant A , All is OK If I then change back to Receive Ant1, Signals are way down around - 130 Dbm If I then switch back to Receive Ant2 Normal Receive is active now on Ant 2 Antenna 2 does not have anything connected to it The only way to correct is to Drop SmartSDR and then Re-Connect. The 6700 Does not need to be powered off and back on The problem will repeat each time it is tried. Ken W9IE

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  • Stu Phillips - K6TU
    Stu Phillips - K6TU Member ✭✭
    edited May 2020
    There are many (known) issues with the antenna matrix switching in the current release. Hold tight - changes are on their way in a future release. This is a known issue and a high priority one to fix. Stu K6TU
  • Ken W9IE
    Ken W9IE Member ✭✭
    edited February 2017
    One Small correction to my Post... The Tests were on 40 Meters... The reason I did see signals down -130 Dbm was that I did have a 6 meter Beam connected to Ant 2... However: normal reception did switch from Ant 1 to Ant 2 I hope I have explained this in enough detail Ken W9IE
  • Ken W9IE
    Ken W9IE Member ✭✭
    edited February 2017
    Thanks Stu, I can sure do that... ( Hold Tight ) Ken

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