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by bradlington
Sun Sep 16, 2007 5:37 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: ASTRO audio settings
Replies: 1
Views: 3944

ASTRO audio settings

What is the standard setups for the audio gain settings for the astro Saber 3. I have a slightly higher recovered audio from the FM analog-currently on 5Khz Tx setting. Q1)I assume that the analog dev setting does not influence the Digital APCO audio ? Q2)I assume that the two levels will be similar...
by bradlington
Sun Sep 16, 2007 6:16 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Appco P25 Demo'd
Replies: 5
Views: 8352

Interesting and good that they support local. I have worked with tait radios and trunked systems and they are pretty good. One either loves the product or you hate it . That side of the world has avast amount of radio manufacturers. Tait is quite big here and especially amoungst the mines , and util...
by bradlington
Fri Sep 14, 2007 7:19 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Astro saber secure-ket retention question
Replies: 3
Views: 6024

Hi Ok thanks for all the respective comments and ideas. As far as the Whore/dump -would LOVE to, although I would have a problem if something went wrong as I have never flashed one of these babies , dont have the code and only have two -If I turn one into a brick I am left with one which would defea...
by bradlington
Wed Sep 12, 2007 2:05 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Astro saber secure-ket retention question
Replies: 3
Views: 6024

Astro saber secure-ket retention question

OK-here is a question for the secure buffs. If I have the DES and enabled " ïnfinite key retention ": Is there anyway of placing a static key into the radio for test purposes without the use of a KVL ? Mfg Code(FLASH PORT ): 0000010000009 Power-up test: AP_R03.33.00 DSP N05.01.04 EMC 2.012 KG1-DES K...
by bradlington
Wed Aug 29, 2007 5:03 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Apco technical questions
Replies: 19
Views: 22605

Firstly thanks for the standards link. .(I have seen the maxtrac version back to back for APCO 25 ham use. )"" I take it that this type of passing of the callers digital stream (in the Ham back to back radios) is not going to do justice to quality and the BER %.I assume it would reduce latency? Than...
by bradlington
Wed Aug 29, 2007 3:27 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Apco technical questions
Replies: 19
Views: 22605

Apco technical questions

May I ask a simple question on APCO repeaters. 1-Are commercial APCO repeaters made to pass the digital stream in a transparent manner , or does it digitally regenerate it before sending it out again.(I have seen the maxtrac version back to back for APCO 25 ham use. ) 2-Where can I get hold of an on...
by bradlington
Sun Aug 26, 2007 5:32 am
Forum: EQUIPMENT REVIEWS
Topic: Icom IC-208H...looks good so far
Replies: 4
Views: 11253

I run a 208 in my work vehicle and it has been great for all round. What I did due to the roadnoise and the speaker was mounted behind the seat was to swap the standard speaker for a Motorola 12W powered speaker and it has made a world of difference and the audio quality is pleasant to the ears. Brad