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by w-u-2-o
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: 7000 and 8000 Protocol 2 users: what say you?
Replies: 33
Views: 3000

Re: 7000 and 8000 Protocol 2 users: what say you?

The firmware version you have tried is probably not making timing on your specific hardware. Try the experimental version that was linked a few posts up from here in this thread, or try an older version like 1.7 or 1.8 and see if that helps.
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: PowerSDR mRX
Topic: Odd XMIT Artifact after PTT released
Replies: 3
Views: 50

Re: Odd XMIT Artifact after PTT released

Hi Dave, I can see the video now, not sure if others can see it. What you are seeing seems to be an affect caused by latency (delay) in the signal processing chain, as you suspect. However, it is most unusual. It appears that you are using MOX for PTT control, is that correct? The artifact is almost...
by w-u-2-o
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: PowerSDR mRX
Topic: Odd XMIT Artifact after PTT released
Replies: 3
Views: 50

Re: Odd XMIT Artifact after PTT released

Dave,

You need to post a public link to your video, or make the link you already posted publicly accessible, we can't see it.

73,

Scott
by w-u-2-o
Fri Jul 12, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: Alex and Thetis
Replies: 13
Views: 1289

Re: Alex and Thetis

Hi Gary, What you say is only true under certain circumstances. Remember that the term "RX2" in the context of our radios is a highly variable thing. If you equate RX2 to ADC2 (or ADC1, depending on whether you start counting at 0 or not :D ) then, yes, you are absolutely correct. This is ...
by w-u-2-o
Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:26 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: Mic In/Line In Issue. Anan-200(D)
Replies: 3
Views: 96

Re: Mic In/Line In Issue. Anan-200(D)

That's a good guess.
by w-u-2-o
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: Alex and Thetis
Replies: 13
Views: 1289

Re: Alex and Thetis

The pre-selection (bandpass) filtering in the ANAN series of radio hardware is, I believe, only a 3-pole design. Therefore the selectivity ("Q") of these filters is not terribly impressive. A good way to demonstrate this to yourself is to use the WB (wideband) display feature of Thetis and...
by w-u-2-o
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 72
Views: 21028

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

Tony EI7BMB wrote:True Scott but bear in mind its a lot simpler with less parts and cost for freqs less than 200 mhz , its basically the RF zero board @ $75 plus a case and display if needed.
So the output is not 10MHz?
by w-u-2-o
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 72
Views: 21028

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

Looks like fun for the experimenter. But quite a rat's nest! Once you add in real packaging the price is going to come up, and for $125 or thereabouts you can have a nice BG7TBL clone or even Leo Bodnar's entry level unit, and either will probably be more reliable because the parts count is so much ...
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jul 01, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: PureSignal Operations
Topic: Pure Signal & external amplifier
Replies: 9
Views: 1869

Re: Pure Signal & external amplifier

Danie,

In Setup > General > Ant/Filters > Antenna you need to make sure that ATT on TX is ON, and RX BYPASS on TX is ON.

Finally, you need to have the coupled output from the coupler attached to the BYPASS input. Do not exceed +13dBm on that input.

73,

Scott
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis
Replies: 7
Views: 239

Re: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis

N1MM works with two digit port numbers just fine. I'm not surprised it does not work with three digit port numbers. I doubt it would be considered a bug by the author. Besides you, who uses three digit port numbers? ;)
by w-u-2-o
Thu Jun 27, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: SDR Console
Topic: SDR Console view
Replies: 3
Views: 539

Re: SDR Console view

I don't have SDR Console installed, but I believe that Simon follows the standard Windows ribbon bar UI paradigm. If he does, then merely double clicking on a menu item at the top will alternately show and hide the menu bar.

73,

Scott
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jun 24, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Amplifiers & Tuners
Topic: Anan 200D and Acom 600 S
Replies: 10
Views: 3296

Re: Anan 200D and Acom 600 S

Very cool! Did Walter submit the changes to Doug for possible inclusion in the next versions?
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: Hermes F3, wrong part...
Replies: 4
Views: 2335

Re: Hermes F3, wrong part...

any update about this ? im using an orion mk2 , it seems mine fails when overheat That's because the firmware build you are using fails to make timing on your hardware when the FPGA temperature increases. It has nothing to do with current overload of resettable fuses on Hermes or Angelia boards. Tr...
by w-u-2-o
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: HPSDR shuts down after 8000DLE relay click noise.
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Re: HPSDR shuts down after 8000DLE relay click noise.

You should always run the latest. And starting from scratch is not a bad idea, either.
by w-u-2-o
Sat Jun 22, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: HPSDR shuts down after 8000DLE relay click noise.
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Re: HPSDR shuts down after 8000DLE relay click noise.

Nothing specific, Carl. I'm running an 8k on P2, my Windows 10 Pro is up to date, and I've noticed no unusual changes lately.
by w-u-2-o
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: HPSDR shuts down after 8000DLE relay click noise.
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Re: HPSDR shuts down after 8000DLE relay click noise.

You've posted this question in the firmware sub-forum, so I'll give you a firmware based answer: try loading P1/PowerSDR and see if it works, OK. If it doesn't then it's probably a software or hardware problem and we'll have to move this topic to the right forum. If P1 does work OK, then reload P2 a...
by w-u-2-o
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 5233

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

It tough to know if this is a software issue or firmware issue. When you cycle Thetis it will act to reinitialize the active settings in firmware. My personal opinion is that this is a firmware related issue.
by w-u-2-o
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: MIDI Controllers
Topic: Single MIDI Controller Button Controlling MOX and Voicemeeter?
Replies: 6
Views: 655

Re: Single MIDI Controller Button Controlling MOX and Voicemeeter?

Glad it worked out, Kevin. You win the award for the most complex MIDI setup!

One thing I've been thinking of lately is doing macro buttons in VMP for different modes and mics.

Also, a new version of VMP was just released that fixes some bugs.
by w-u-2-o
Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Network Connections & Network Hardware
Topic: ANAN-100 Ethernet lead direct to PC
Replies: 2
Views: 493

Re: ANAN-100 Ethernet lead direct to PC

Terry, I have moved your thread to the correct sub-forum here, the one that centralizes all information regarding network connections. Please see the very first "sticky" post in this sub-forum. Your answer is almost certainly contained within. Very short answer: you can make a direct conne...
by w-u-2-o
Wed Jun 19, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: 2018 QST Review ANAN-8000DLE
Replies: 12
Views: 935

Re: 2018 QST Review ANAN-8000DLE

The performance claimed by the Apache web site does not match up with anyone's real world performance that I'm aware of. That said, when this review came out it was obvious to everyone that the testers clearly either did not know what they were doing with PureSignal or that the unit was broken in so...
by w-u-2-o
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Best AGC for digital modes?
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: Best AGC for digital modes?

OK, so now it's a 6dB mystery. But I bet that mono is still being converted to stereo somewhere. Maybe even in JTDX.
by w-u-2-o
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Best AGC for digital modes?
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: Best AGC for digital modes?

Interesting. I don't have JTDX (and have no interest in installing it). Using WSJT-X, under the same conditions I get 39dB into WSJT-X, which 15dB different than you. At this point I am at a loss to explain where that 15dB difference is coming from. I think I might have this sorted out. The peak-to...
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jun 17, 2019 5:58 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Best AGC for digital modes?
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: Best AGC for digital modes?

Interesting. I don't have JTDX (and have no interest in installing it). Using WSJT-X, under the same conditions I get 39dB into WSJT-X, which 15dB different than you.

At this point I am at a loss to explain where that 15dB difference is coming from.
by w-u-2-o
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Best AGC for digital modes?
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: Best AGC for digital modes?

Hi Scott., windows sound panel set to 100. On quiet part of band with AGC at max I need to increase slider to 2.6 to get the first red bar to show . I can then go to a strong signal and get the red to appear again with AGC just above the noise so perhaps I'm making progress ? If that is with RX1 AF...
by w-u-2-o
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Diversity Operations
Topic: Diversity Operations
Replies: 46
Views: 14890

Re: Diversity Operations

As the post you quoted already points out, the answer is no. Your radio only has a single ADC.
by w-u-2-o
Sun Jun 16, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Best AGC for digital modes?
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: Best AGC for digital modes?

Tony, Your settings look perfect. Did you check the level settings in the Windows Sound control panel? Please do this experiment: 1. Set RX1 AF to 100, VAC RX Gain to 0, leave all your VMB sliders at 0dB 2. Tune in a quiet part of the band using DIGU and a 3KHz filter. 3. Set the AGC Gain to maximum...
by w-u-2-o
Sat Jun 15, 2019 5:00 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Best AGC for digital modes?
Replies: 30
Views: 862

Re: Best AGC for digital modes?

Tony, The default is 13dB. Post screen shots of the following things (use the Attachments feature of the forum editor below the main text entry box): Thetis VAC settings Voicemeeter main UI Voicemeeter > Menu > System Settings Options WSJT-X or JTDX audio setup VB Audio Virtual IO Control Panel VB A...

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