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by KD8CPP
Sat May 25, 2013 11:00 am
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: XTS KVL cable
Replies: 7
Views: 4996

Re: XTS KVL cable

I'll drop ya a PM with my number, and just shoot yours to me.
by KD8CPP
Fri May 24, 2013 12:18 am
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: pictures!
Replies: 1
Views: 2622

Re: pictures!

I didnt take any, but I'll look through the woman's camera and see if she took any good ones.
by KD8CPP
Fri May 17, 2013 1:52 pm
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: Who is going?
Replies: 34
Views: 16157

Re: Who is going?

Made it up at around 1415. Sitting at Panera right now. Getting ready to go check in, and get my shit to my room.
by KD8CPP
Fri May 17, 2013 1:51 pm
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: Whatcha Lookin' to Score at Hamvention?
Replies: 8
Views: 5334

Re: Whatcha Lookin' to Score at Hamvention?

Nothing in particular. Cheap VHF CDM750, maybe a MX300 battery.

Mainly up here to get out of town.
by KD8CPP
Thu May 16, 2013 11:42 pm
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: XTS KVL cable
Replies: 7
Views: 4996

XTS KVL cable

Anyone at Drury or another miller ln hotel got a XTS KVL cable I can use for a few minutes? Ill be up Friday afternoon through Sunday. I know it's last minute, but I just thought of it.
by KD8CPP
Fri May 03, 2013 7:10 pm
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: Who is going?
Replies: 34
Views: 16157

Re: Who is going?

When it's what your county uses, its what you use.

Wish we were still on lowband. :tsgay:
by KD8CPP
Fri May 03, 2013 1:53 pm
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: Who is going?
Replies: 34
Views: 16157

Re: Who is going?

I'll just yell for ya on .880 then.

Jeff: I'll probably have my VHF 6550 with me. Probably on .880 as well. TS1 CC1 Call 1
by KD8CPP
Fri May 03, 2013 1:19 am
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: Who is going?
Replies: 34
Views: 16157

Re: Who is going?

Will do. Any particular freq? or just on .880?
by KD8CPP
Wed May 01, 2013 11:05 pm
Forum: Dayton 2013
Topic: Who is going?
Replies: 34
Views: 16157

Re: Who is going?

I'll be there. Gonna head up Friday. Actually getting to stay at Drury this year.
by KD8CPP
Sat Oct 03, 2009 1:23 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Parkersburg, WV Hamfest.........well, swapmeet
Replies: 3
Views: 3878

Re: Parkersburg, WV Hamfest.........well, swapmeet

In a final planning session now. Once again, we invite anyone to attend.
by KD8CPP
Thu Jul 16, 2009 9:36 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Parkersburg, WV Hamfest.........well, swapmeet
Replies: 3
Views: 3878

Re: Parkersburg, WV Hamfest.........well, swapmeet

Ok everyone, we got some decisions done, so here is the link to our webpage with all the info so far. http://www.wc8ec.com/hamfests/index.html.

We are about a 4hr drive from Clevelend, 2hs from Columbus, 5hr from Wytheville Va. If anyone in this area (or further) is invited to attend.
by KD8CPP
Wed Feb 04, 2009 8:10 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Parkersburg, WV Hamfest.........well, swapmeet
Replies: 3
Views: 3878

Parkersburg, WV Hamfest.........well, swapmeet

October 10th 2009 will be our first swapmeet, soon to be Hamfest. It will be held at the St. Margret Mary Church Community Center at 2501 Dudley Ave. We will have tables avalible, probably around 5-10 bucks. This is our first, and it is still in the planning process. I am on the committe as the Info...
by KD8CPP
Wed Mar 19, 2008 4:48 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: d-chat for astro
Replies: 26
Views: 16938

Re: d-chat for astro

I see a lot of fancy equipment sitting idle or being used for personal use, not as its intended, is all. If thats the case, its just boys playing with toys-which is cool, just admit that instead of trying to justify it as an emergency communication need. Well, I can understand that too-the gov't is...
by KD8CPP
Sun Mar 16, 2008 7:56 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: d-chat for astro
Replies: 26
Views: 16938

Re: d-chat for astro

Too bad you're not sending pictures with that I've never actually used packet, should learn it someday as some of the ARES types still actually use it for stuff. Can it be configured in a real time chat window? No, its old and text only. Actually, you can. I dont know what TNC/Firmware we're using,...
by KD8CPP
Sat Feb 16, 2008 10:29 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Benefits of D-Star, or any other digtal system at that...
Replies: 45
Views: 29686

Re:

WTF Dude, Are you retarded???? FEMA, DHS, DEA, some FBI (depending on geographic location and MANY, MANY other federal agencies operate in UHF -- just below 70cm ham band. As far as VHF is concerned, WTF!!!! EVERY OTHER FEDERAL AGENCY is in VHF!!!!! ICE, USSS, FBI, and many other 3 & 4 letter agenc...
by KD8CPP
Wed Jan 23, 2008 12:02 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: ASI Upgrade
Replies: 6
Views: 5009

Rgr, I will then be willing to buy a 1meg vocon. I dont know yet, I gotta see if it is a 1 meg or not. I've seen strager things.
by KD8CPP
Mon Jan 21, 2008 10:35 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: ASI Upgrade
Replies: 6
Views: 5009

ASI Upgrade

Looking for someone respected on the board to lift a ASI, flash 040001-000000-5 firmware: 03.20.01.00 dsp: m05.00.18 To the latest host/dsp that a 512k? (I havent gotten the radio yet) vocon will hold, and put a IMBE/modat flash into it. Will pay shipping both ways, plus a resonable amount for the w...
by KD8CPP
Sun Dec 16, 2007 3:43 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Encryption on P25
Replies: 89
Views: 61986

10-4
by KD8CPP
Sun Dec 16, 2007 10:00 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Encryption on P25
Replies: 89
Views: 61986

Astro Saber
by KD8CPP
Sat Dec 15, 2007 12:07 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Encryption on P25
Replies: 89
Views: 61986

What is the standard encryption type everyone uses on IMBE? I wanna get a crypto board, and was just wondering.
by KD8CPP
Mon Oct 22, 2007 7:31 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Why The XTS 5000
Replies: 70
Views: 50777

Im talking to my friend right now on my digital astro saber in analog on our local motosnob repeater.
by KD8CPP
Mon Oct 22, 2007 11:10 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Encryption on P25
Replies: 89
Views: 61986

He said he didn't know :baby: and sent it to the rules department. He said he will call me back sometime this week or next.
by KD8CPP
Sun Oct 21, 2007 8:53 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Encryption on P25
Replies: 89
Views: 61986

(717) 338-2502
Riley Hollingsworth

Give him a call, he is actually a pretty nice guy.

Thats what I did when I got into a dispute over P25 (after I posted my first message about the legality)
by KD8CPP
Sun Oct 14, 2007 12:18 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Legality of P25 on Ham Bands
Replies: 28
Views: 16986

Don't misunderestimate the ability of the FCC engineers to track a signal to its source, many have and been surprised. The encryption of the signal won't keep folks from finding you, it only keeps them from understanding you. 73 de Ronnie :ham: Oh yeah, we had a guy interferring with our fire repea...
by KD8CPP
Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:08 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: DSTAR versus analog -- an audio capture comparison
Replies: 3
Views: 3173

DStar sounds more robotic, but you can def. hear better.

I still like Astro. :baby:
by KD8CPP
Wed Oct 10, 2007 9:28 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Legality of P25 on Ham Bands
Replies: 28
Views: 16986

Legality of P25 on Ham Bands

I know this has been brought up a million times, but I was wondering if anyone had an actual reference from the FCC or other credible source that P25 without encryption is legal. A friend of mine and I got into a debate over it being legal or not, and he says even though there are repeaters out ther...
by KD8CPP
Sun Sep 16, 2007 7:38 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: ASTRO audio settings
Replies: 1
Views: 1995

Open this guide ASTRO GUIDE BY r0f

check page 43
by KD8CPP
Wed Aug 22, 2007 11:07 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: [b]SHELBY!!![/b]
Replies: 61
Views: 27754

I never pay attention to this thread.

/me enters bug grandpa to go to NC mode
by KD8CPP
Wed Aug 22, 2007 9:08 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: [b]SHELBY!!![/b]
Replies: 61
Views: 27754

Damn, too late to plan with my family. I go to Greensboro 2-3 times a month, only a few hours down the road. Maybe next year.
by KD8CPP
Sat Aug 11, 2007 9:45 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: HAMSEXY is the best place for ASTRO newbies
Replies: 56
Views: 29038

Mr. r0f,

I have lurked, and haven't said anything, but from the teasers, I can't wait for the guide to come out! I am gonna be in the market for an XTS5000 soon, and I can't wait to see everything in your guide.

Keep up the good work!

Tyler
by KD8CPP
Fri Jun 22, 2007 9:26 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Newbie help
Replies: 128
Views: 57885

mr.syntrx wrote:DES? Restricted? lawl. Only in France (no crypto at all for anyone there, but who care about that shithole.)
BOYCOTT FRANCE!
by KD8CPP
Sat Jun 09, 2007 8:20 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT REVIEWS
Topic: Yaesu VX-170
Replies: 23
Views: 16805

Mine was in the electronics, near all the cell phone holders. I also experimented and found that the small one will work also, but I prefer to use the larger one.
by KD8CPP
Thu May 31, 2007 3:18 pm
Forum: EQUIPMENT REVIEWS
Topic: Yaesu VX-170
Replies: 23
Views: 16805

I lost mine too. I went to wally world, and they have samsonite adhesive backed belt clips/retainers. Take the adhisive off the LARGE one, and unscrew the screw out of the original, put it in the aftermarket, and there ya go. It has worked fine for me for 4 mos now.
by KD8CPP
Sun May 27, 2007 2:01 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Princeton, IL (Starved Rock Radio Club)
Replies: 3
Views: 2655

Just Cause!
by KD8CPP
Mon May 07, 2007 6:13 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Near-Fest?
Replies: 11
Views: 6278

Pretty good stuff. I'll front page it in a few hours if no one beats me to it. :baby: