John Fallows VE6MBAQuote:
>I recently bought one and just love it EXECPT the placement of the volume
>control, which is near the bottom, right side. When holding the reciever
>I'm constantly " palming" the level either up or down inadvertantly.A very
>small gripe to be sure, the set is going to be a classic.
I agree. What is also exciting, is when you put the radio
in its carrying case, and then take it out. Usually,
the side of the case moves the volumne control up fully why
you are removing the radio!!!
On balance, though, these are small complaints about
an excellent radio. 73.
> Yes, I've noticed that when you take it out of the carring case..it's
> annoying!! The best solution to that is to put the "lock" on just before
> sliding the radio in.
> Have either of you heard of any possible modifcations to this radio?
Just tried it with my YB400; the lock doesn't "lock-in" the volume. TheQuote:(Walksabout) writes:
> Concerning using the lock to disable the volume control on the YB 400 ,
> seems not to affect the analog controls (ssb tuning,volume) on my set.
> this the norm?