That's a good point. Maybe I can just provide the 3.5mm plugs with
appropriate resistors pre-installed inside.
> The Alinco DR-135 sure does crackle when in Digital mode
> Is it not a good idea to maintain radio design parameters when damping
> out the speaker.
> Rather than an open circuit by using an unconnected plug in the
> speaker output, use a resistor/s with a value as close as possible to
> the original radio speaker ohms of say 4R or 8R
> If using an external speaker you can install a small switch to
> alternate between the actual speaker or the resistor load!
> John VK3LJS