calibrating

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My 6700 displays "calibrating" on startup for several seconds every time I start the radio.
I assume this is normal but I am unable to find any reference to it anywhere.
What is it calibrating? Is this different from the calibration found in radio setup?
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Gene K3GC
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When the radio is booting up, it goes through a self calibration process making sure all the internal subsystems are working properly before allow you to use the radio.  The frequency calibration in the Setup form is for doing a frequency calibration against a known frequency source, like WWV or CHU.