No, it's the radioQuote:>There is obviously a problem! It's with the wall wart and not the radio.
All others don't work. I tried a bunch at Rat Shack.Quote:>If
>other wall warts work fine and one attaches a 6V battery to the DC jack and
>all is well then it must be a bad original wallwart!
This is true. However, if the voltage is high and the adapter is not regulated,Quote:>No matter what the AC
>voltage is (within reason!) a regulated supply will do just that! Regulate
>voltage to it's set value otherwise it's not regulating!!
it must be regulated within the radio itself.
You see, I used to use un-regulated adapters with no problem. Now I can only
use a regulated one. I believe the 398 has a voltage regulator that has gone
bad. All I have to do is find out how to fix it. (Thanks to Jim Bowlin)