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16088Re: [tracker2] RE: Anyone using a Kenwood OT3m TM-V7A?

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  • qrv@kd4e.com
    Dec 2, 2013
      Thanks for the link and info:

      > Pin 3 should get you going for PTT

      Kenwood sure has an odd/obscure way of describing a
      PTT connection!

      :-) David

      > There is some good info at:
      > http://ohiopacket.org/files/wiring_diagrams/web.archive.org/web/20000902104029/www.packetradio.org/tnc2rad.htm
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > ---In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, <qrv@...> wrote:
      >
      > Thank you for the reply, I'm just getting to wiring the cable.
      >
      > V7A
      >
      > 1. Packet Data Input (TX data from TNC to rig) 2. Ground for PKD 3.
      > Packet Standby (TNC inhibits TX mic in digi mode) 4. 9600 Out (common
      > with 1200) 5. 1200 Out (if TNC common 1200/9600 do not short 4 & 5)
      > 6. Squelch Control
      >
      > OT3M Tracker 3 - Radio DB9
      >
      > 1. Audio Out 2. COR/Squelch Input 3. PTT Out 4. Unused 5. Audio In 6.
      > Ground 7. Power In 8. PTT In 9. Unused
      >
      > Connections
      >
      > V7A -> OT3M
      >
      > 1 -> 1 TNC Audio to TX 2 -> 6 Ground 4 -> 5 TX Audio to TNC 6 -> 2
      > Squelch Control
      >
      > QUESTION: Where is the PTT, please?
      >
      > Thanks!
      >
      > David
      >
      >
      >> If you do not have a manual download one for the pin out of the
      >> din plug. Best I recall it was straight forward.
      >>
      >> Randy/n4jzy
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> ---Intracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2@yahoogroups.com>,
      > <qrv@...> wrote:
      >>
      >> I picked up a V7A inexpensively because it has the dreaded display
      >> lines.
      >>
      >> Is anyone using a V7A with a OT3m Tracker 3?
      >>
      >> I'm wondering about wiring to the front 8-pin din on the rig &
      >> APRS performance.
      >>
      >> I'm currently using an Alinco DR-135 - fixed location.


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