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Re: PacComm Tiny-2 not responding old man needs help

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  • kb8emd
    Thanks Steve I don t know what I m doing I wouldn t know where to find a kiss eprom, the new chip came in and I was able to hook the Tiny-2 to power and it too
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      Thanks Steve
      I don't know what I'm doing I wouldn't know where to find a kiss eprom, the new chip came in and I was able to hook the Tiny-2 to power and it too the CMD mycall so when I find time I will try to set it up for APRS
      Larry KB8EMD
      --- In aprsisce@yahoogroups.com, "Steve Daniels" <steve@...> wrote:
      >
      > I have a Tiny 2 clone I put a TNC2KISS eprom in it, as all that's required
      > for APRS is KISS mode
      >
      >
      >
      > Steve Daniels
      >
      > Amateur Radio Callsign G6UIM
      >
      > Torbay Freecycle Owner
      >
      > http://uk.groups.yahoo.com/group/torbay_freecycle
      >
      > APRSISCE/32 Beta tester and WIKI editor http://aprsisce.wikidot.com
      >
      >
      >
      > _____
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      > From: aprsisce@yahoogroups.com [mailto:aprsisce@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
      > Of kb8emd
      > Sent: 04 May 2013 12:24
      > To: aprsisce@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [aprsisce] Re: PacComm Tiny-2 not responding old man needs help
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > I think I have found my problem seems the chip from PacComm was for
      > a TINY-2 MK2 I have the plain Jane TINY-2 they are shipping me a new
      > chip I should get it today.
      >
      > --- In aprsisce@yahoogroups.com <mailto:aprsisce%40yahoogroups.com> ,
      > "kb8emd" <larrylb@> wrote:
      > >
      > > I have been out of APRS for over 16 years lots has changed since I last
      > used my PacComm tiny-2 I ordered a new memory battery and a new updated
      > chip.
      > > After buying a RS232 to USB cable plus a mini gender changer
      > > I hooked everything to my laptop running windows 7. the driver cd that
      > came with the cable assigned it to com port(5)
      > > The only program I have is one called NuPacket I set it to com port(5)
      > turned on the TNC and saw gibberish on the screen I set both the cable and
      > the program to 4800 baud 8-n-1 now when I turn on the TNC it shows some info
      > about the TNC
      > > when I try to set MYCALL it returns "no source call" I don't know if I'm
      > even in CMD mode I've ask several local hams running APRS but none use a
      > stand alone TNC they either have Kenwood radios or are running some form of
      > tracker.
      > > I was told by one member to get aprsis I don't know which program I need
      > for windows 7 and If anyone has any ideas how I can get my Tiny-2 up and
      > running I would be a happy 71 year old man.
      > > thanks Larry KB8EMD
      > >
      >
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