[AMRadio] Kenwood MC-50 mike with AM gear

Kim Elmore cw_de_n5op at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jan 7 18:04:50 EST 2015

Correct. I don't use the preamp at all. It also adds it's own response curve, which is decidedly NOT flat. 

Kim N5OP

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> On Jan 7, 2015, at 13:45, <manualman at juno.com> wrote:
> The MC-50 and MC-60, I believe, use similar, if not identical, microphone
> elements. However, the MC-60 comes with a mike preamp; the MC-50 does
> not.
> Pete, wa2wa
> On Wed, 7 Jan 2015 13:32:57 -0700 Kim Elmore <cw_de_n5op at sbcglobal.net>
> writes:
> FWIW, the MC-60 has a switch that allows me to select either 500 or 50k
> ohms impedance. I've tried both: selecting 500 requires that I increase
> the input gain on the Globe Champ a bit but that's about the only
> difference. 
> Kim N5OP
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