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Re: TM-D10GA xmit on C H-A while Scan CH-B stops Scan

qp2trz
 

No worries.

I'm gonna try your set-up and see what happens.

73

Joey


Re: TM-D10GA xmit on C H-A while Scan CH-B stops Scan

KD7YZ Bob
 

Hi Joey'
It's taken me a bit to get time to check your suggestion. Sorry.

However, "Carrier" helps ... IF

I make the single frequency APRS 144.390 on the Internal Data Band =B

the External Data Band = A

Then listen and remain on the (Left) Channel-A

and scan on the (Right) Channel-B

This mixture I do not want to use.

I am not sure what the significance of "Internal Data Band" is ... Where does that data go then?

I AM, however certain that the EXTERNAL is the one being used by my SignaLink-USB. When a TNC program wishes to send a packet, to , say, ISS, the D701GA will be keyed on the CH-B .... which is 'supposed' to be permanently monitoring the APRS frequency 144.390 .

Can't have the External key that which is scanning ...

Anyway, I got into this configuration because I put 145.825 "sometimes" on that which is part of the SignaLInk-USB world. Then when I hear ISS, I can have the UISS program key the rig, on the uplink/downlink frequency. This has worked nicely. I just take scanning off .. if I WAS even scanning. I turn to 145.825 memory location on the "B" side ... which is External Data Band too ....APRS on the CH-A-Internal data side keeps on relaying the occasional DigiPeat packets.

My issue began when I wanted to keep scanning while I was doing something on the computer. Every time a Digipeat went, the CH-B side stopped. I was continually making it scan again.

It, however, appears I am relegated to sticking with that problem. Unless I discover what the significance of where the "Internal Data Band" has to be. And what it does in the scheme of things

Thanks for the help.
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Bob KD7YZ
TM-D7100GA


Re: TM-D10GA xmit on C H-A while Scan CH-B stops Scan

Joseph Shynn
 

Have you checked your resume scanning settings?
My B-side (right) will hold its scanning for the duration the A-side (left) transmits it’s APRS packet. Then resumes scanning. My resume setting is “resume after carrier” not a preset amount of time.
Scanning will stop indefinitely with any key push.
I’m using a D710A. Not a D710G.
Hope this helps.

73
Joey VA3GOC


Re: TM-D10GA xmit on C H-A while Scan CH-B stops Scan

KD7YZ Bob
 

Hello David

So, I tried letting CH-B (right-hand as u said) scan.
Then I made the D710 "BCON" (obviously by pushing that button on the face).

Scanning stopped completely.

Next, with CH-B scanning, I had APRSIS32 emit its beacon.

Same result. CH-B stopped scanning.

I did try making CH-A scan while CH-B watched 144.390.
CH-A Stopped momentarily when CH-B digipeated somebody. Then CH-A resumed scanning.
beaconing from either APRSIS32 or D710, in this "reversed" config appears to fix the problem

Though I haven't learned anything.
Presently, I have External-Data assigned to CH-B.

Then there is the position/Channel (A or B) of the Darkened "PTT" indicator. Presently it is on CH-A where the scanning is taking place.



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Bob KD7YZ
TM-D7100GA


Re: TM-D10GA xmit on C H-A while Scan CH-B stops Scan

David Ranch
 


Interesting... I have something similar but not exactly what you have:

   On VFO-A (the left vfo), I have the TNC in KISS mode

   On VFO-B (the right vfo), I have the VFO in memory mode

If I put VFO-B into scan mode, the decimal point in the frequency number blinks and it scans around.  While I do that, I try sending some UI packets from my packet computer and things keep scanning as expected.  If you disable digipeating on the D710's TNC, things work as you expect?  Maybe try swapping VFOs like what I have and see if it changes anything?

--David
KI6ZHD


On 03/31/2020 06:11 AM, KD7YZ Bob wrote:
GM

Subject pretty well states my question.

Somewhere in the setup I may have missed the answer. However, it is not obvious to me.

At the moment, I am scanning a handful of both 2m as well as 440 repeaters. Since I am in a fairly remote or unfriendly "Path" location, I was wondering if I could copy anyone on 440 or any conversations about covid on 2m.

CH-A is on 144.390 and digipeat's a few times.

CH-B is supposed to be scanning.

Every single time CH-A digipeats, CH-B stops and remains stopped.

I have CH-B set to stop on activity for 8 seconds.

Thanks any help




TM-D10GA xmit on C H-A while Scan CH-B stops Scan

KD7YZ Bob
 

GM

Subject pretty well states my question.

Somewhere in the setup I may have missed the answer. However, it is not obvious to me.

At the moment, I am scanning a handful of both 2m as well as 440 repeaters. Since I am in a fairly remote or unfriendly "Path" location, I was wondering if I could copy anyone on 440 or any conversations about covid on 2m.

CH-A is on 144.390 and digipeat's a few times.

CH-B is supposed to be scanning.

Every single time CH-A digipeats, CH-B stops and remains stopped.

I have CH-B set to stop on activity for 8 seconds.

Thanks any help


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Bob KD7YZ
TM-D7100GA


Re: TMD710GA receive messages aprs

Ed K8EAF
 

Dennis,

It appears I have the proper settings.  If I send an outgoing and someone replies I don't see the reply on my TMD710.  An example being I sent a message to WLNK-1 and I don't see the reply for Winlink via APRS.  If I go to aprs.fi I see the reply message sent back to me.

It's always nice to get a new radio but aggravating to learn new things.  I'll keep trying to figure it out

I have an old friend that lives in El Cajon (Charles Cushman)

73
Ed K8EAF

On Sun, Mar 29, 2020 at 8:21 PM Dennis Yard via Groups.Io <hamandrovers=yahoo.com@groups.io> wrote:
I just had this problem with my TH-D74 last week.

Seems I had turned on all the message filters and all incoming messages were being filtered out.

See Menu #609 Packet Filter.

Dennis
N1TEN 


On Sun, Mar 29, 2020 at 2:40 PM, Ed K8EAF
<k8eaf.ed@...> wrote:

I have a new TMD710GA and I'm not able to receive my APRS messages to be read.  I can send them.
 Ed / K8EAF


Re: TMD710GA receive messages aprs

Dennis Yard
 

I just had this problem with my TH-D74 last week.

Seems I had turned on all the message filters and all incoming messages were being filtered out.

See Menu #609 Packet Filter.

Dennis
N1TEN 


On Sun, Mar 29, 2020 at 2:40 PM, Ed K8EAF
<k8eaf.ed@...> wrote:

I have a new TMD710GA and I'm not able to receive my APRS messages to be read.  I can send them.
 Ed / K8EAF


Re: GPS forD-700

Frank J Rossi Jr
 

Thank You Lynn very much.
Looks like the GlobalSat BR-355 serial GPS best bang for the Buck.
Don't need anything fancy, it just needs to talk to the radio.
Most likely more sensitive than the old GPS-35 with faster acquire time,
and even less power consumption, and much smaller.
I did order it and a cheap voltage converter to make it work.
All Total about $50, about half of what I was expecting.
That will get my APRS working again. Currently have my location locked on my home address.
Thanks
N3FLR - Frank


TMD710GA receive messages aprs

Ed K8EAF
 

I have a new TMD710GA and I'm not able to receive my APRS messages to be read.  I can send them.
 Ed / K8EAF


TMD700A(G) finals blown

 

Anyone know the part number for the final transistors! Also any idea of other things that cause no transmit? Maybe a service center?
Thanks in advance

Ron K1VSC


Re: GPS forD-700

R. Patrick Ryan
 


Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ -  your statement that gps connects via "DB9 to the D700" 

The gps here connects to the TM-D700 with a 2.5 mm stereo plug.

Can you verify your connection?  

  Thanks, Pat

R. Patrick Ryan
ARS: KC6VVT,  Grid: EN51lf, 
email: kc6vvt@...
Facebook for ham related:  http://www.facebook.com/KC6VVT/info


On Fri, Mar 27, 2020 at 4:26 PM Lynn Deffenbaugh <kj4erj@...> wrote:
I use a GlobalSat BR-355 serial GPS unit with the PS-2 connector cut off
and wired into a 5v supply and DB9 to the D700.

https://www.amazon.com/GlobalSat-BR-355-Serial-GPS-Receiver/dp/B000VUFGF8

https://www.cruisersforum.com/forums/f121/br-355-nmea-0383-puck-to-icom-m304-64578.html

Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32


On 3/27/2020 12:49 PM, Bill Simm wrote:
> Hi Frank,
>  I have used the Garmin GPS 18x with my d700, works great.   It comes
> with your choice of USB, DB-9 or bare wire connetion.
> Cost around $100.   Here is the website :
>
> https://www.gpscentral.ca/products/garmin/18x.html
>
>                Bill (VA1ALW)
>
>
> From: Frank J Rossi Jr
> Sent: Friday, March 27, 2020 12:20 PM
> To: TMD700A@groups.io
> Subject: [TMD700A] GPS forD-700
>
> My old Garmin GPS-35 finally died.
> It has been connected to my D-700 for over 15 years in my truck.
> My question is What is the current best deal on a No Display GPS that
> will work with the D-700 ?
> The old GPS-35 looked like a computer mouse with a magnet on the bottom,
> that ran on 12 volts.
> I presume there is something like that out there that is much smaller
> out there now.
> Don't need a GPS with a display to see other hams.
> Function - Position, I can see the GPS coordinates on the Radio.
> Thanks in advance.
> N3FLR - Frank
>
>
>
>
>
>





Re: GPS forD-700

Lynn Deffenbaugh
 

I use a GlobalSat BR-355 serial GPS unit with the PS-2 connector cut off and wired into a 5v supply and DB9 to the D700.

https://www.amazon.com/GlobalSat-BR-355-Serial-GPS-Receiver/dp/B000VUFGF8

https://www.cruisersforum.com/forums/f121/br-355-nmea-0383-puck-to-icom-m304-64578.html

Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32

On 3/27/2020 12:49 PM, Bill Simm wrote:
Hi Frank,
 I have used the Garmin GPS 18x with my d700, works great.   It comes with your choice of USB, DB-9 or bare wire connetion.
Cost around $100.   Here is the website :

https://www.gpscentral.ca/products/garmin/18x.html

               Bill (VA1ALW)


From: Frank J Rossi Jr
Sent: Friday, March 27, 2020 12:20 PM
To: TMD700A@groups.io
Subject: [TMD700A] GPS forD-700

My old Garmin GPS-35 finally died.
It has been connected to my D-700 for over 15 years in my truck.
My question is What is the current best deal on a No Display GPS that
will work with the D-700 ?
The old GPS-35 looked like a computer mouse with a magnet on the bottom,
that ran on 12 volts.
I presume there is something like that out there that is much smaller
out there now.
Don't need a GPS with a display to see other hams.
Function - Position, I can see the GPS coordinates on the Radio.
Thanks in advance.
N3FLR - Frank





Re: GPS forD-700

Bill Simm
 

Hi Frank,
I have used the Garmin GPS 18x with my d700, works great. It comes with your choice of USB, DB-9 or bare wire connetion.
Cost around $100. Here is the website :

https://www.gpscentral.ca/products/garmin/18x.html

Bill (VA1ALW)


From: Frank J Rossi Jr
Sent: Friday, March 27, 2020 12:20 PM
To: TMD700A@groups.io
Subject: [TMD700A] GPS forD-700

My old Garmin GPS-35 finally died.
It has been connected to my D-700 for over 15 years in my truck.
My question is What is the current best deal on a No Display GPS that
will work with the D-700 ?
The old GPS-35 looked like a computer mouse with a magnet on the bottom,
that ran on 12 volts.
I presume there is something like that out there that is much smaller
out there now.
Don't need a GPS with a display to see other hams.
Function - Position, I can see the GPS coordinates on the Radio.
Thanks in advance.
N3FLR - Frank


Re: GPS forD-700

Randy Allen
 

It's actually http://byonics.com/

Their GPS unit is here: http://byonics.com/gps

Argent Data Systems: https://www.argentdata.com/catalog/index.php?cPath=23

73

Randy KA0AZS


On 3/27/2020 12:35, Mike Rees wrote:
Try bionics.com. Also I believe argent data also carries one


On Fri, Mar 27, 2020 at 08:20 Frank J Rossi Jr <n3flr1@...> wrote:
My old Garmin GPS-35 finally died.
It has been connected to my D-700 for over 15 years in my truck.
My question is What is the current best deal on a No Display GPS that
will work with the D-700 ?
The old GPS-35 looked like a computer mouse with a magnet on the bottom,
that ran on 12 volts.
I presume there is something like that out there that is much smaller
out there now.
Don't need a GPS with a display to see other hams.
Function - Position, I can see the GPS coordinates on the Radio.
Thanks in advance.
N3FLR - Frank



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73
Mike
N6YSK
ARRL VEC

Virus-free. www.avast.com


Re: GPS forD-700

Mike Rees, 2004 SYA 40' 71616
 

Try bionics.com. Also I believe argent data also carries one


On Fri, Mar 27, 2020 at 08:20 Frank J Rossi Jr <n3flr1@...> wrote:
My old Garmin GPS-35 finally died.
It has been connected to my D-700 for over 15 years in my truck.
My question is What is the current best deal on a No Display GPS that
will work with the D-700 ?
The old GPS-35 looked like a computer mouse with a magnet on the bottom,
that ran on 12 volts.
I presume there is something like that out there that is much smaller
out there now.
Don't need a GPS with a display to see other hams.
Function - Position, I can see the GPS coordinates on the Radio.
Thanks in advance.
N3FLR - Frank



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73
Mike
N6YSK
ARRL VEC


GPS forD-700

Frank J Rossi Jr
 

My old Garmin GPS-35 finally died.
It has been connected to my D-700 for over 15 years in my truck.
My question is What is the current best deal on a No Display GPS that will work with the D-700 ?
The old GPS-35 looked like a computer mouse with a magnet on the bottom, that ran on 12 volts.
I presume there is something like that out there that is much smaller out there now.
Don't need a GPS with a display to see other hams.
Function - Position, I can see the GPS coordinates on the Radio.
Thanks in advance.
N3FLR - Frank


Re: service doc TMD710GE/A / switch to ext.GPS ?

Hans , PA3HGT
 

Thx Dave ! I shall look for it ! Thanks !


Re: service doc TMD710GE/A / switch to ext.GPS ?

Hans , PA3HGT
 

Hi Lee/Rick,

The manual on mods.dk is not covering my qeustion due the 710a has no intern GPS so you don't have too choose.
The 710GE has a intern GPS and a port so you can choose but how.... i searched the manual but i can't find it.

Thanks for reply !

Hans


Re: Best cable for DATA use?

Mike Hickerson <w0mbh@...>
 

Hay Guys
As a follow up.  When getting ready to do a firmware up date, use what ever program you use for the radio, read the radio and then minimize that program.
Then follow the instructions to update the radio/control head.  Then you will be instructed to "RESET" the radio to its original factory settings.  THEN reinstall 
the reading you just did and viola your radio is now updated and back to what you had all your settings at.
I have used this method for multiple D710G's for myself and friends who have the D710's.  Works every time.
There have been firmware updates for both the radio AND the control head for the TNC.  So it is best to have two of those USB-K5G cables. 

Mike WBØMH


From: TMD700A@groups.io <TMD700A@groups.io> on behalf of Dennis Yard via Groups.Io <hamandrovers@...>
Sent: Thursday, March 12, 2020 10:48 PM
To: TMD700A@groups.io <TMD700A@groups.io>
Subject: Re: [TMD700A] Best cable for DATA use?
 
I use my RT Systems D-710 programming cable -  the USB-K5G. 
Plugs into the back of the control head, not the radio body. 

N1TEN
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On Thursday, March 12, 2020, 09:44:00 PM PDT, David Erickson <radio@...> wrote:


Hey guys,

I am a new owner of the TM-710G.

I purchased a USB 8 pin cable for the programming but I am not sure
which cable to use for DATA. I am assuming that I need the DATA cable to
access the TNC from my computer. Is that the case?

Thanks in advance, I love this radio.

--
Dave Erickson - k0dom




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