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Which is better the galaxy dx 2517 or the galaxy dx 2547?
What is really the difference between them?
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DX 2547

New Style Midsize Chassis:
4-3/4"H x 11-1/4"W x 13-1/2"D - 12 lb.
Operates on both AC and DC
Six Digit Frequency Counter
Large, easy-to-read meter with 4 scales:
"S" Meter indicates up to 60 dB over S9
Modulation Percentage Scale for use on AM
Power Scale Calibrated for AM and SSB
SWR Scale
Automatic SWR Circuit (no complicated calibration procedure)
Talkback Circuit with On/Off Switch and Volume Control
Variable Power Output Control
Roger Beep with On/Off switch and LED Indicator
Galaxy Noise Filter for use on weak signals
High SWR Alert LED Indicator
Instant Access to Channel 9 or 19
Receive Clarifier with On/Off Switch
Tone Control for Receive
Flip-Down Front Feet
Powered Pin on Mic Jack
Complete soft-cover Service Manual including Schematic Diagrams enclosed with each radio (in addition to the standard operating manual)
Two Year Warranty

DX 2517
New main PC board for increased stability and sensitivity
Five digit frequency counter
Two large, easy-to-read Meters
Meter Scales for Signal, Power Output, SWR and Modulation (AM only)
Variable dimmer control
Red/Green Transmit/Receive LED
Noise Filter circuit for increased signal-to-noise ratio
"On-Demand" switchable Talk Back circuit with Volume Control
+10 KHz Switch
Noise Blanker/Automatic Noise Limiter
Roger Beep
Mic Gain
Receive Gain
SSB in addition to AM/FM/CW/PA
PA includes Echo
25 watts Maximum Output Power - SSB
10 watts Maximum Output Power - AM
Variable Output Power
1.5 KHz Clarifier for Receive only
5.0 KHz Clarifier for Receive and Transmit
19"W x 6-1/2"H x 14"D (with handles)
16-1/2"W x 6-1/2"H x 13-1/4"D (handles removed)
Weight -- 21 pounds (Shipping weight -- 29 pounds)
TWO YEAR Limited Parts and Labor Warranty

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...Cobra 2000 GTL...
Do not argue with an idiot. He will drag you down to his level and beat you with experience.

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