Frequency Display Alignment

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Frequency Display Alignment
Could the frequency grid line be aligned with the FIRST digit in the frequency? Currently it seems to vary and lines up with the second digit, period, etc.

Example below for 20M showing current and suggested....

Regards, Al / NN4ZZ
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Al / NN4ZZ

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Posted 6 years ago

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Ed baker

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As current center is fine
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K2CM

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I do not understand why this is needed. The exact frequency is displayed in the box above. The location of the frequency line varies with frequency. If Flex were to always align the frequency with the first digit, then the scale would be incorrect.

In your example "suggested", the scale display is now incorrect. The larger of the two signals to the left has appeared to be at a different frequency.
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Ed baker

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Lets keep Flex focused on having all that the 3000, 5000 has . Within most of our lifetime
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Robert -- N5IKD, Elmer

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As long as the numbers at the bottom correspond with the grid lines, then this is strictly an aesthetic issue.

It might be more intuitive to new users if the grid lines extended into the frequency axis with tick marks and lined up with the center or edge of the number.

That being said I second Ed's motion to concentrate on the features that we have come to expect on SDR radios.
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Sergey, R5AU

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I am not sure ragrding corresponding grid line to the exactly any digits of the frequency, but markers on the freq line i assume will be very appreciated