[amsat-bb] Re: IC-910 Pre-amp Problem

wa6fwf wa6fwf at sbcglobal.net
Thu Nov 8 06:08:24 PST 2007

Hi Steve,
   Flashing several times and going out can mean you have a short, unplug your coax
and hit the preamp button does it stay on? if yes, check your coax, also I have found
some SWR meters  have a DC ground in them, the Diamond SX series comes to mind...

Kevin WA6FWF

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Steve kb9ups" <kb9ups at excite.com>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2007 5:38 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] IC-910 Pre-amp Problem

> Hello all,
> I have an IC-910. Just tried to power up the Icom pre-amps with No Luck..
> I set pre-amps to "on", pushed the button and "?".  The display indicator flashes 5 times and goes out..no power. 
> Tried the amps on my other 910 and they work great and the indicator stays on...both bands.
> Does anyone know what may be wrong with the 910?
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