6 OPERATION OF EQUIPMENT

6.1 General

Please read this section for the correct description and operation of this equipment.

6.2 Control Description


Following diagram shows the position of the controls.

Volume and On/Off control: Turn fully anti-clockwise to switch off. Turn clockwise to switch on and adjust volume up.

Squelch (mute) control: This outer ring control adjusts the mute threshold. Clockwise for up or closed.

Priority: Activating this control will switch to memory location 25. It also doubles as memory channel delete.

LED Indicator.

  • A clear display indicates a muted receive condition.
  • Steady green indicates Squelch open or a signal present.
  • Steady red indicates a transmit condition.
  • Flashing red indicates that the PTT has been on for longer than 40 seconds. (This is helpful for indicating a possible jammed PTT switch, which can interfere with others and flatten your battery).

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