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by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Sep 26, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: 2.6.8
Replies: 565
Views: 25606

Re: 2.6.8

Just installed and running nicely at 60fps Direct X . On RX CPU not getting above 9%. Looking good thanks again Richie
by Tony EI7BMB
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:52 am
Forum: Thetis
Topic: 2.6.8
Replies: 565
Views: 25606

Re: 2.6.8

Game changer indeed could not agree more . Great work Richie
by Tony EI7BMB
Wed Sep 25, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

LOL guess I'll have to live with it :D

Edit: think I'm ok now
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by Tony EI7BMB
Tue Sep 24, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

Unit arrived today and works fine after I made up an external mount for the supplied GPS antenna. Have not had time to look for the OXCO type so far as I've been monitoring the EI0SIX beacon all day. Nice display too

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by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Sep 19, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: 2.6.8
Replies: 565
Views: 25606

Re: 2.6.8

Great work, I notice that red dot flashing every now and then, may be time for a better video card :-)
by Tony EI7BMB
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:50 am
Forum: Thetis
Topic: 2.6.8
Replies: 565
Views: 25606

Re: 2.6.8

Thanks again Richie. I'd also echo what Phil wrote , saving TX profile per mode is very useful.
by Tony EI7BMB
Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners
Replies: 16
Views: 4174

Re: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners

Just checked mine and jumper is in place . Found a piece of plastic cable tie lying on the board too

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by Tony EI7BMB
Sat Aug 31, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners
Replies: 16
Views: 4174

Re: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners

Thanks Scott, will do
by Tony EI7BMB
Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners
Replies: 16
Views: 4174

Re: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners

Just got my 7000 MK11 but in my excitement forgot about this thread . I was able to re write the IP address using bootloader without a problem is it safe to assume that i can safely update firmware too ?
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

Thanks Scott, just ordered so 3/4 weeks I guess . I'll take a look and let you know when it gets here.
by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Aug 29, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

With a 7000 mk 2 on the way I gave in to temptation and bought the BG7 based unit on aliexpress (item 33055900193) for $163 including shipping . I know its more expensive than the stock BG7 but I'm a sucker for good looking toys . https://ae01.alicdn.com/kf/HTB1KjOWbXmWBuNjSspdq6zugXXae.jpg_480x480q...
by Tony EI7BMB
Tue Aug 20, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Apache Labs News
Topic: ANAN-7000DLE MKII now available without internal PC
Replies: 10
Views: 4396

Re: ANAN-7000DLE MKII now available without internal PC

Abhi, I have been trying to but a 7000 MK2 with the free shipping offer but the shipping charge still appears in the cart . I've emailed support but no reply so far.
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Aug 16, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Apache Labs News
Topic: Introducing the ANAN-8000DLE MKII
Replies: 14
Views: 2732

Re: Introducing the ANAN-8000DLE MKII

Yes I would be interested in details too as I am just about to purchase a new Anan.
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Apache Labs Radios: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Anan 100 For Sale (EU Only) Price reduction
Replies: 6
Views: 1722

Re: Anan 100 For Sale (EU Only) Price reduction

Now sold and going to a new home in DL
by Tony EI7BMB
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: Apache Labs Radios: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Anan 100 For Sale (EU Only) Price reduction
Replies: 6
Views: 1722

Re: Anan 100 For Sale (EU Only) Price reduction

This will be listed on Ebay from Tuesday 18.00 13th Aug 2019 https://ebay.us/6A2wC8
by Tony EI7BMB
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Thetis
Topic: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7
Replies: 30
Views: 2798

Re: My Mods to Thetis v.2.6.7

Thanks for the work on this Richie
by Tony EI7BMB
Mon Aug 05, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Apache Labs Radios: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: Anan 100 For Sale (EU Only) Price reduction
Replies: 6
Views: 1722

Re: Anan 100 For Sale (EU Only)

Price reduction to 1250 euro . Reverted to protocol one as firmware timing issue showed up after 5 hours of Tx. This should be fixed on next firmware release.
by Tony EI7BMB
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: PowerSDR mRX
Topic: Pops & Clicks in Audio
Replies: 6
Views: 834

Re: Pops & Clicks in Audio

I use Ryzen 1700 myself and the CPU load you are seeing looks a little high. Have you tried latency monitor software ? This might help you identify any program causing an issue. Lots of good info from Scott here http://wu2o.dyndns.org/wu2o_vac_tutorial_2.html
by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

Yes it can be set to 10mhz or any freq required , more info here http://www.rfzero.net/
by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:42 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

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.
by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Jul 11, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Everything Else: Antennas, Relays, Switches, Power, Grounding, Cooling, etc.
Topic: GPSDO Tutorial?
Replies: 78
Views: 27154

Re: GPSDO Tutorial?

Here is another option for anyone who wants to make their own GPSDO. We currently use the RF zero board as the EI 6m beacon and I use the carrier to calibrate my TX in OpenHPSDR/Thetis , not 100% accurate of course because of doppler over the air but I've checked my TX against friends who are GPS lo...
by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners
Replies: 16
Views: 4174

Re: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners

Hope it goes well Richie , hoping to get one myself if I can sell my current Anan 100.
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by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Jul 04, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Orion Mk II (7000DLE, 7000DLE MKII, 8000DLE)
Topic: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners
Replies: 16
Views: 4174

Re: Warning for 7000DLE MKII owners

I'm surprised MLS were not aware of this
by Tony EI7BMB
Mon Jun 24, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 8153

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

On further testing on lower sample rates the same problem of crashing happens on my Anan 100 so perhaps this is in fact a firmware issue rather than P3 . Maybe the timing is failing when rig gets hot.
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 8153

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

Just to clarify in my case I am not using PS
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 8153

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

Hi Mike, I've seen that too on rare occasions. If you unclick manual under buffer latency and Enable/disable VAC this usually clears it for me rather than going through a power cycle.
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Protocol 2 (all radios)
Topic: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released
Replies: 29
Views: 8153

Re: New Protocol 2 Firmware Released

Re: Anan 100 Hope this is the most appropriate thread to report my experience with protocol 2. It has been running flawlessly at 384 on my Anan 100 with daily use for months so yesterday I decided to test at 768 and after a very long period of cq's on 6m with a reasonably high drive level the rig sh...
by Tony EI7BMB
Fri Jun 21, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: Hermes (10 & 100)
Topic: Hermes 2m/4m
Replies: 4
Views: 4674

Re: Hermes 2m/4m

Wonder whatever happened to this project ?
by Tony EI7BMB
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:17 pm
Forum: Network Connections & Network Hardware
Topic: ANAN-100 Ethernet lead direct to PC
Replies: 2
Views: 1055

Re: ANAN-100 Ethernet lead direct to PC

Hi Terry, definitely you can as I have that set up here . Rob's excellent tutorial as Scott suggests is your friend

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