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by WigglePig
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Firmware updates
Topic: Do not use Firmware V30 for DM1x/41
Replies: 12
Views: 1785

Re: Do not use Firmware V30 for DM1x/41

Hmm, perhaps I should just try it on my 41L again and see what happens...
by WigglePig
Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Firmware updates
Topic: Do not use Firmware V30 for DM1x/41
Replies: 12
Views: 1785

Re: Do not use Firmware V30 for DM1x/41

Michael, is that correct? I definitely noticed high battery drain with my 41L on v30, downgrading to v29 fixed this.
Maybe I should try v30 again?

Jason
by WigglePig
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: WP 43S Pilot Run (Poll!)
Replies: 213
Views: 41203

Re: WP 43S Pilot Run (Poll!)

Yes please, count me in!
by WigglePig
Wed May 13, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Are the calculators magnet-proof?
Replies: 19
Views: 4286

Re: Are the calculators magnet-proof?

Ahh, well that would be telling!

Suffice to say that high-power radio transmitter equipment can generated really quite large magnetic fields, usually around the power supply systems for the power amplifier final stages.

Regards
Piggly
by WigglePig
Fri Dec 20, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Are the calculators magnet-proof?
Replies: 19
Views: 4286

Re: Are the calculators magnet-proof?

I have now tested my DM15 in some serious magnetic fields and I can confirm that: a) the DM15 is not adversely affected by static magnetic fields of around 1T b) the DM15 is caused to give sporadic garbled output with alternating fields (50 Hz and 400 Hz) of over 0.8 T c) the casing screws seem to b...
by WigglePig
Fri Dec 20, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: DM41X vs DM42 vs WP-34S...
Replies: 6
Views: 4896

Re: DM41X vs DM42 vs WP-34S...

If you're anything like me then you'll eventually buy them all! I stumbled across SwissMicros a while back, before they used the SwissMicros name, when I was looking for a used hp15c. I ended up buying a DM15 and had been very impressed with the superb customer support after I managed to crack the d...