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by w9mdb
Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7
Replies: 30
Views: 2254

Re: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7

I had to do a database reset. My ANAN 100 setup was corrupted too and couldn't find the rig anymore.
by w9mdb
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7
Replies: 30
Views: 2254

Re: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7

What is the github link for this?
I don't see it on the main page here
https://github.com/TAPR/OpenHPSDR-Thetis

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Fri Jul 26, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: cw skimmer and Thetis
Replies: 4
Views: 401

Re: cw skimmer and Thetis

F6GNZ says DDUTIL solves the problem. See his documentation on the CwSkimmer stie.

http://www.dxatlas.com/CwSkimmer/

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Thu Jul 25, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7
Replies: 30
Views: 2254

Re: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7

I submitted a simple patch to fix autostart back in April and it hasn't been accepted yet.
I guess Doug is busy.

https://github.com/TAPR/OpenHPSDR-Thetis/pull/6
by w9mdb
Fri Jul 19, 2019 2:24 pm
Forum: PowerSDR mRX
Topic: Odd XMIT Artifact after PTT released
Replies: 9
Views: 634

Re: Odd XMIT Artifact after PTT released

Sounds like you have a lousy switch or maybe bad cables?

Do you know that everything is running at Gigabit speeds?

People should be considering Cat 8 cables too since they are all shielded and can help all sorts of things (better speed and reduced noise injection into your shack).

Mike
by w9mdb
Mon Jul 01, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis

You should report that problem to N1MM.
There may not be a fix for it but he should be able to put in a warning at least.

Mike
by w9mdb
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis

I wonder if N1MM or Thetis doesn't like the 3-digit port number. I know that's been a problem in some other software.

Can you try a lower port#? Especially in the 1-9 region ?

Mike
by w9mdb
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis
Replies: 7
Views: 675

Re: N1MM Radio Connection to Thetis

I just tested using the TS-2000 and TS-480 entry from N1MM and they worked just fine.
You need to double-check the serial port parameters in both.
I run 115,200 None,8,1 in Thetis and N1MM shows SO1V 115200,N,8,1,DTR=Always On, RTS=Alyways On, TX=2

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 7579

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

I have one problem with P2 and the ANAN 100. I'm running WSJT-X and the rig runs at < 10W.

Several times a day the transmit audio goes haywire which is obvious on the spectrum display...very wide noise floor around the signal. Power cycling PowerSDR brings it back immediately.

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: JTDX level and ALC
Replies: 10
Views: 1240

Re: JTDX level and ALC

I just tested with 100W out and WSJT-X and max power and Thetis TX Gain at 0 (I assume that's dB). Still show -65dB on the harmonics so nothing is being overdriven at all with 0dB on the ALC. I assume JTDX does what WSJT-X does and only puts on 97% of full power at full scale. Are you seeing > 0dB o...
by w9mdb
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: JTDX level and ALC
Replies: 10
Views: 1240

Re: JTDX level and ALC

I did some testing and get the same with WSJT-X and have to run the TX Gain on Thetis at -4 in order to stay at -1dB on the ALC meter but that seems unnecessary. If I watch the transmit I see the harmonics at -65dB no matter how high I set the Tx Gain and the ALC never goes above 0dB...then again I'...
by w9mdb
Sat Apr 27, 2019 3:37 am
Forum: Thetis
Topic: Automatic PowerOn
Replies: 2
Views: 530

Re: Automatic PowerOn

It's broken in the current release but I just submitted a patch to fix it today so might make it into the next release. You just add the -autostart switch to the command line like this. "C:\Users\mdbla\Dropbox\Projects\OpenHPSDR-Thetis\Project Files\bin\x86\Release\Thetis.exe" -autostart d...
by w9mdb
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: ANAN100 no TX-Output
Replies: 2
Views: 470

Re: ANAN100 no TX-Output

Did you try a database reset?

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Tue Mar 12, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: Network Connections & Network Hardware
Topic: anan 7000 and network loss
Replies: 5
Views: 1512

Re: anan 7000 and network loss

Can you ping the radio?
de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 7579

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

Color me confused as to which firmware is for the 100.
I tried the previous P2 and the audio in WSJT-X didn't last long before it became too noisy and "fuzzy" to decode much. Would that be a symptom of the current problem referred to?
de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol Update
Replies: 17
Views: 4848

Re: New Protocol Update

Or make it an option so that those of us who wish to modify our boards can still use gigabit.
Is it just the ethernet causing this?
by w9mdb
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: PowerSDR mRX
Topic: Tune PTT delay
Replies: 1
Views: 1280

Tune PTT delay

Is there a way to tune without the external PTT being asserted? I have an ANAN 100, HLA 305 amp, and MFJ-998 tuner. The tuner has amp enable in/out that gets the PTT RCA jack and has the out hooked to the amp. I've only got about 2W going into the amp as that's all it needs to give full power which ...
by w9mdb
Wed Oct 10, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: PowerSDR mRX
Topic: Optimizing FFT as a meausure of computer speed
Replies: 2
Views: 1113

Re: Optimizing FFT as a meausure of computer speed

i'm running an HP Envy 17T with an I7-4702MQ 2.2GHz and 16GB memory. PowerSDR runs at < 10% (without PureSignal running...20% with PureSignal running) The CPU cache size is a big indicator of how fast things run...more level 1 cache is better and more level 2 cache is better...and cache size is more...
by w9mdb
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:41 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: Antenna mute
Replies: 4
Views: 1431

Re: Antenna mute

I just tried transmitting on ANT2 and receiving on ANT1 using WSJT-X instances.
I still got decodes from ANT1 during the transmit so ANT1 did NOT disconnect.

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Wed Aug 29, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: Antenna mute
Replies: 4
Views: 1431

Re: Antenna mute

27dB gain but quite possible when your tx antenna is real close.

I assume ANT3 is also disconnected during Tx? So in any combinatin all non-transmitting antennas are disconnected?

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:17 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: Antenna mute
Replies: 4
Views: 1431

Antenna mute

I'm reading the instructions on my Pixel Pro 1B since I will be increasing my potential transmit power up to 250W. I found the Pixel gives me a 7dB increase in sensitivity over my dipole. It says it can output up to 1.3 watts into the rig when it is saturated. I can run a PTT line to the Pixel Pro t...
by w9mdb
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Automatic Power On
Replies: 3
Views: 1542

Re: Automatic Power On

Took a peek through the code and there is an -autostart option -- but it gets a couple of error message during startup. So I made a patch that allows it to work. This will take an upgrade to the .Net support needed since the Task approach I took is a relatively new feature. Is upgrading to a more cu...
by w9mdb
Sat Aug 04, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: Automatic Power On
Replies: 3
Views: 1542

Automatic Power On

Is is possible to have PowerSDR power on by itself at startup?

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9
Replies: 12
Views: 2833

Re: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9

Mark...could you do me a favor and change WSJT-X back to using "default" where you can select it?
It should still work.
If not then something else is wrong.
de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9
Replies: 12
Views: 2833

Re: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9

I have my PowerSDR setup with "ID as: PowerSDR".
Works fine with the TS-2000 setup in WSJT-X.
by w9mdb
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:51 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9
Replies: 12
Views: 2833

Re: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9

I do believe you only turn that option on when you have PTT on a separate COM port.

de Mike W9MDB
by w9mdb
Wed Aug 01, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Digital Mode, Rig Control & Logging Software
Topic: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9
Replies: 12
Views: 2833

Re: WSJTX AND PWRSDR 3.4.9

What do you have for PTT Control in the CAT Control tab in PowerSDR?

Enable PTT should be off.

de Mike W9MDB

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