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How to use HT microphone with two jacks (Kenwood connector) as a substitue for KX-3 microphone?

The Elecraft rigs have flexible interfaces for alternate microphone settings. However, there is only the single TRRS plug for a Microphone on the KX3. You should be able to wire up your own ...
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Can I have a signal generator on while it's not connected?

It's not necessary to turn it off while it is not connected. Zero dBm is a power level of only 1 milliwatt, and no device will be damaged by that power level. If it were, the manual would have said ...
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How to use HT microphone with two jacks (Kenwood connector) as a substitue for KX-3 microphone?

In the end I decided to build a simple adapter. Most handheld microphones available at cheap prices have two-jack "Kenwood compatible" interface. They have 3.5mm TRS jack and 2.5mm TRS jack. The ...
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Can I have a signal generator on while it's not connected?

From Elecraft support: "You do not have to connect a load to the XG3. A signal generator is different from a transmitter."
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