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    Will you be able to lower it and change coils and...

    Will you be able to lower it and change coils and whip length? Or are you looking for more of a permanent fixture?

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    Yaesu 757gx CAT Cable

    Okay time for another question...
    I have the rig and want to try the CAT capabilities as primitive as they are. I have found a cable that uses USB to perform the functions. Problem is, they are all...
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    At first glance I agree with K6CPO, with a little...

    At first glance I agree with K6CPO, with a little looking it appears you can use a uv-5r cable, and program using chirp baofeng bf-888. I am not positive on that, but give it a shot.
  4. Thread: Swan 260

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    Welcome. here is a link to the manual with...

    Welcome. here is a link to the manual with schematics....
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    I could dig that too. ;-) Sent from my...

    I could dig that too. ;-)


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    Essbee, I looked at some of the conversations you...

    Essbee, I looked at some of the conversations you have been in and understand your viewpoint, I guess I choose to look over those statements and let them be what they are. That does not mean they are...
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    Shout out to the moderators!!!

    Just wanted to take a moment to mention what a great job our moderators do on this forum. So many get cluttered up with politics and and other non radio junk, that they almost become a nuisance. You...
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    Have you been able to program your radio?

    Have you been able to program your radio?
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    It will program, did you download from the radio...

    It will program, did you download from the radio first, then put in your desired frequencies then upload? Or is it not reading? Mine did program from chirp, do you have the latest version of chirp?...
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    buddipole/buddistick diy

    I was looking at the buddipole/buddistick setup, thinking this is great. I saw the price and said thanks but no thanks. Here are some links to build your own without the sticker-shock. Something fun...
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    Using UHF-VHF Antenna For 1.25M

    This is technically vhf, but do not want to ruin my radio or antenna. This is a mobile base unit, not an ht.
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    Press MENU, Press 09, Press MENU, Press 39, Press...

    Press MENU, Press 09, Press MENU, Press 39, Press menu, Press EXIT.
    That should set your TOT (Time Out Timer) to 600 seconds. This is the maximum I am aware of.
  13. Thank you K6CPO, that was after my accident so...

    Thank you K6CPO, that was after my accident so even if I have read it, I have forgotten. Long reads take ages for me. So legally his radios ARE FCC compliant, if purchased after the date of...
  14. The FCC has already come out and said it's...

    The FCC has already come out and said it's illegal to use them on those services.[/QUOTE]

    What article did they say they were illegal for use on MURS? There are large gaps in my memory, so its...
  15. Ahhhhhh but uv-5r has a low power option for 1...

    Ahhhhhh but uv-5r has a low power option for 1 watt ;) coupled with an external antenna, it will get done what you need.

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  16. Look up MURS frequencies. This is not talked...

    Look up MURS frequencies. This is not talked about much, but when you search it there is a plethora of information. It includes 5 frequencies available for unlicensed use, and sounds like exactly...
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    Awesome work!!! Sent from my SM-S767VL using...

    Awesome work!!!

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    Well the wife and children got me an early...

    Well the wife and children got me an early Father's Day gift of a socotran 980plus. Its rated at 75 watts hi and throws over 80 straight from the box. It is nice not having to bring it in and charge...
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    Here us a review of someone using it for sstv,...

    Here us a review of someone using it for sstv, I'll copy a bit of it and post the link if you want the full review...

    "The unit lacks ALC indication on its meter, using the brightness of the TX...
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    I have not personally run psk31, but I would...

    I have not personally run psk31, but I would assume you can transmit for as long as a maximum duty cycle of what your radio will permit. I remember (after checking, double checking, and then checking...
  21. Did you create a backup of the old firmware from...

    Did you create a backup of the old firmware from the radio? If you did you should be able to roll it back to that and be set to go as previously.

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  22. Thread: New Member

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    Welcome abroad... Or aboard maybe. Good to have...

    Welcome abroad...
    Or aboard maybe. Good to have you here.

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    I should add, don't feel stupid because you...

    I should add, don't feel stupid because you missed something. It happens. You did a wise thing asking for help, and resolved your issue so you have a fully functional station to the level you...
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    https://hamgear.wordpress.com/downloads/ There...

    https://hamgear.wordpress.com/downloads/

    There is a download on this page to program your radio. If you have chirp, you could also try the bf 888 programming. Hope this helps.

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  25. Thread: 980 Plus Series

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    980 Plus Series

    Okay good news for this little guy! Rated 75 watt transmission, throwing 80+ on high. I recieved one as an early fathers day gift from my wife and children. The first unit I received had some sort...
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