Re: ALC is max out with ic705 using fldigi


Cliff
 

Joel,

FYI, if you want a really clean signal when using PSK31 the ALC needs to be zero. It is very sensitive to non-linearity. Some of the other modes are not quite so sensitive, but it’s always safe to be at zero ALC.

73,
Cliff, AE5ZA

On Dec 5, 2020, at 17:44, Joel <styx@...> wrote:

Mike

If you are using Windows go to your speaker/audio codec and reduce the volume until the ALC is in the middle during transmit. 

I don’t have a 705 but for FLDigi on the 7300 go to rig configuration and select what ever you are using in WSJTX (Hamlib/ flrig etc) and under sound card/device select the same usb audio codec that is working for WSJTX.

Hope that helps.

Joel
AC8WS

On Dec 5, 2020, at 6:11 PM, Mike Howard <mhowardems@...> wrote:

Hi,

Not sure how to get the ALC lowered with my ic705. It is pegged out when I transmit during PSK31. Have output power set to 5 watts.

Also any suggestions on how to properly setup the ic 705 with FLDigi in the radio.

Thank-you
Mike/WA0SPG

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