Kenwood TS 850 S Vs. Old People
I retired in 1995. I packed up my ham gear to move, and never opened the boxes.
It is now 25 years later and the DX gods have once again shown themselves. I am QRV!
I have a Kenwood TS 850 S that I would like to hook up to my computer. If one of you would be so generous and translate the numbers and letters that I must use to mate my 850 with a computer.
I’ve read that you need two If 232 cables –
My questions are as follows:
Should you happen to have the necessary cables to put the 850 in conversation with the DXLabs Suite, I would be happy to buy them from you.
Thank you es 73.
+ AA6YQ comments below
+ Instructions for connecting your TS-850 to your computer are here:
+ You need an IF-232C interface or equivalent. The "Homebrew IF-232C Replacement Interfaces" section of the article cited above provides alternatives to a commercial interface.
+ Instructions for configuring Commander to control your connected TS-850 are here: