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Re: Possible MixW ECHO Solution



Hello Hasan,

The yaesu data cable CT-39a is $9.95 at HRO. also useable with the 
IC-910H. about 6' long.
6 male pinned mini DIN connector on one end pigtail on the other.

Stan, WA1ECF



hasan Schiers wrote:

>I think we may have found the biggest source of the problem of not being
>able to copy ECHO 9600 bps telemetry with the 847 and the MixW program.
>
>Steve Egert and I have been chatting off list and the one common element
>appears to be the INTERFACE....nearly all of us trying to use the MixW > 847
>solution are also using interfaces of some sort, in other words, we are not
>hardwired from the 847 6 pin DIN directly to the Sound Card line in.
>
>Many of these interfaces have transformers for isolation, and others could
>have some sort of RF filtering. It appears that the 9600 baud may not make
>it through the interfaces.
>
>Solution: get a 6 pin mini-din and hard wire it directly to line in. A ps/2
>mouse cable will fit, but MIGHT NOT have the proper pins connected (there
>may not be a wire connected to pin 4.
>
>I'm going to follow up on Steve's lead (his started working as soon as he
>went straight through and by passed the interface), looking for the 6 pin
>mini-din today, maybe at Radio Shack.
>
>...hasan, N0AN
>
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