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Big signal slope - normal?

rfoust Member ✭✭
edited March 2017 in SmartSDR for Windows

This isn't a problem, just a question.  Turned on the 6700 just now, and this signal immediately caught my attention.  It's just when this one guy transmits that I see a huge slope off of his signal.  Is this normal?  He sounds fine.



  • Richard G7EIX
    Richard G7EIX Member ✭✭
    edited March 2015

    I listen around that frequency every night, and the same guy always has that slope.

  • Tim - W4TME
    Tim - W4TME Administrator, FlexRadio Employee admin
    edited March 2017
    Not normal. That looks like they are running a really poorly performing amp (splatter).  Opposite sideband suppression is HORRIBLE!  Where is an OO with a panadapter when you need one.
  • rfoust
    rfoust Member ✭✭
    edited December 2016
    lol, yeah I sorta figured it was very bad splatter, but I didn't think splatter could be *that* bad. ;-)  I need to make that my new profile pic.

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