RF Gain: More Powerful than NR?

Introduction

Some time ago, I read a QRZ forum post by a seasoned Elmer, where he explained how to use the RF gain as your volume control. He proclaimed that he still found it more useful than any Noise Reduction feature out there, and lamented how “upgrades” in DSP functions have caused freshly-minted ham operators to go straight to the Noise Reduction button, without learning the more important basics of RF gain control.

As a novice ham, I was both confused and intrigued, because…

RF Gain: More Powerful than NR?
Source: QRZ News
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