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Tecsun S-8800 Receiver - The Birdie Issue
« on: April 01, 2017, 0030 UTC »
Thomas Witherspoon reviewed this new receiver on his SWLingPost.com site several months back. It highlights a serious issue with birdies appearing all over the dial. From the followup comments to his post, it appeared that several readers were somewhat fuzzy as to what a birdie was. So I've tried to shed a little light on the topic:

http://medxr.blogspot.com.au/2017/03/tecsun-s-8800-birdie-problem.html

Interestingly, I've since heard that the receiver has now been pulled from the market while the Tecsun techs try to remedy the problem. Thant's a very good thing!

73, Rob VK3BVW
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