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Re: TS-2000 a Sat Rig ??????

Hi Ron

On my playing about you RX'd on the main band and TX'd on the sub.

Never tried the Mic up down. Sorry!

Rgds, Howard

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ronald Long" <rlong3@columbus.rr.com>
To: "Howard Long" <howard@howardlong.com>
Cc: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Friday, December 01, 2000 7:16 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] TS-2000 a Sat Rig ??????

> At 03:52 PM 12/1/2000 +0000, you wrote:
> >In Sat mode however, you can do all modes on all bands, except that both
> >VFO's won't work on the _same_ band. And you can't dual RX. One VFO is RX
> >and the other is TX: FULL DUPLEX on ALL MODES, including mixed modes on
> >differing bands. Just like an FT-847. My only caveat to this is that I
> >didn't check if it will do mode K (21MHz up, 28MHz down). It will
> >do modes A, B, J duplex. Only ten sat memories. (847 has 12).
> I noticed that the ads say 'IF DSP on main band and AF DSP on sub band'.
> Every main/sub type satellite radio I have seen makes you transmit on the
> main band and receive on the sub band, which in turn means that you use
> less capable receiver for satellite downlink. It would be nice to know if
> this is true with the TS-2000.
> Also I read the manual and could not find the up/down mic click step size
> in SSB, or any menu to change the default, whatever it is.
> ron w8gus.

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