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Re: Problems FT847 and serial control



Check the cat tuning window. Set intv ssb and  intv fm to a low number to 
test. Or
watch for a minute or two and you will see an update. I run my Intv set to 
100 SSB and 250 FM. Don't go too low or you will load possibly load down 
your cpu...

73 Jeff kb2m


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andre PH7AT" <ph7at@ph7at.net>
To: <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, April 27, 2005 11:44 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Problems FT847 and serial control


> Hi all,
>
> I own a Yaesu FT847 transceiver which I use mainly for satellite work.
> I use SatPC32 for automatic dopler correction of uplink and downlink 
> frequencies.
> I also used Ham Radio Deluxe 3.0.8 for PSK31 operation on HF (PTT 
> control).
> This worked perfectly until some weeks ago.
>
> Ham Radio Deluxe cannot connect to the FT847 anymore.
> In SatPC32 I can switch the FT847 to satellite mode and the uplink and 
> downlink
> frequencies are set. But after that neither frequency is updated.
> If I toggle satellite mode off/on (in SatPC32) the uplink and downlink 
> frequencies
> are set to the current values again but no more updates after that.
>
> At first I thought the MAX232 IC was broken but I'm not sure as the FT847 
> still
> receives data from SatPC32.
>
> Does anyone here have had simular problems? I would like to hear your 
> suggestions.
>
> 73,
>
> Andre PH7AT
> www.ph7at.net
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