Squelch Control

This control on a radio is used to silence the inherent background noise in a radio Receiver SO that only signals that appear above this background will be heard. To set a squelch control, turn it until the background noise is heard and then rotate the control until the noise just stops.




Related Terms
Control Cable,   ground control point GCP,   National Control Point Procedures,   Squelch Control,  

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