Will it hurt my 6500 to run it without a mic?

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I do not have a proper antenna or mic for my 6500 yet and would like to start setting it up and do some monitoring. Will it hurt the radio to run it without a microphone?
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Leroy, KG3U

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George Molnar, KF2T, Elmer

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Not at all. Microphone is totally optional! Just no transmitting without an antenna :-)