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RE: TS2000




> Subject: RE: [amsat-bb] TS2000
>
> How about the 847.  Does it handle the following TS2000 properly?
> 
> Brad Rich
> 

I have no idea what you are asking?????

Perry WB8OTH

> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Perry Yantis [mailto:Pyantis@earthlink.net] 
> Sent: Tuesday, September 10, 2002 9:22 AM
> To: Amsat BB
> Subject: [amsat-bb] TS2000
> 
> 
> The two disadvantages in the TS2000 are these.
> 
> First when the sub receiver is scanning and you are tuning the main vfo,
> sometimes it will jump 400kcs.
> 
> There is a firmware update that is suppose to correct this although I have
> not tried it yet to see if it does work.
> 
> Second when using a down converter to receive 2400.00 to say 28.00 the ts
> 2000 will read 28.000.
> 
> If you turn on the transverter mode you can program the ts 2000 to read
> 2400.00.
> 
> That is good, but the bad news is that having the transverter mode on also
> reduces the output power on 144, 432, 1296 to 1 watt or less (thinking you
> will be transmitting into a transverter).
> 
> The fix is leave the transverter mode off and think of 28.00 as 2400.00.
> 
> These are the bad things and most I have talked to can work around these
> issues easily.
> 
> Perry WB8OTH
> 
> Perry Yantis - Pyantis@earthlink.net
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Perry Yantis - Pyantis@earthlink.net

I am trying out Earthlink to see if I like it.
I still have the Compuserve account for now


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