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Re: [tracker2] Re: new T3-135

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  • Scott Miller
    Did you disable the auto detect option and check disable turbo ? Scott
    Message 1 of 13 , Apr 2, 2012
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      Did you disable the 'auto detect' option and check 'disable turbo'?

      Scott

      On 3/31/2012 9:24 PM, Bill L wrote:
      > Hello
      > Well good luck! I have had mine about a week. I haven't been able to get
      > it to work at all. It is very tricky to get the TNC to communicate with
      > the PC. The serial port does not work at all. It always gives me an
      > error "cannot connect to serial port". If I open the serial port in
      > PuTTY it spits out characters. So it is always sending information. I
      > have found that if the serial is connected I cannot connect with USB.
      > Then the firmware got corrupted, I was getting read errors, write errors
      > connection errors. I finally was able to get the firmware back on it and
      > save the changes made like call sign etc. All I want to do is transmit
      > my weather from my Davis Pro 2 over the air! I have not been able to
      > transmit anything. Sadly if I put the Alinco back in the radio it will
      > be fine. I emailed the company for an RMA but have not heard anything.
      > It seems I am on my own.
      > I will try and help the best I can and I'd love to know how you do.
      > Bill
      > N2ZUL
      > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
      > "A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government
      > big enough to take from you everything you have" -Gerald Ford
      > *From:* Ron N9SZV <n9szv@...>
      > *To:* tracker2@yahoogroups.com
      > *Sent:* Saturday, March 31, 2012 7:54 PM
      > *Subject:* [tracker2] Re: new T3-135
      >
      > I just ordered a new one today 3/31/12 I sure hope I don't have this
      > much problems like this guy did!! I don't plane on using the USB so I
      > will just keep it into the cover and use the 9 pin ser port on the radio
      > like the old EJ-41U internal TNC board.
      >
      > Ron N9SZV
      >
      > --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2%40yahoogroups.com>,
      > Scott Miller <scott@...> wrote:
      > >
      > > On 3/29/2012 1:19 PM, Randy wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Just received my T3-135. I was searching for domestication on the USB
      > > > port. I had one of the pre release T2-135 boards and could not remember
      > >
      > > The T3-135's USB port is completely feral and undomesticated. Try not
      > > to provoke it.
      > >
      > > > the USB port. That was a lot of brain cells ago. I look forward to the
      > > > new documentation.
      > >
      > > It's also undocumented. Usage is just like the OTUSB and OT3m and needs
      > > the same .INF file.
      > >
      > > You should have received a short extension cable with it. You have to
      > > install the board at an odd angle to make it fit - I'll post a picture
      > > later but it should be fairly evident. That should be corrected in the
      > > next board rev.
      > >
      > > The cable runs out the back, in the slot for the speaker jack. You'll
      > > need to bend or cut that tab on the cover to make room. That's assuming
      > > you want the USB port on the outside, of course. With that done, you
      > > now have a standard USB type B receptacle and can use a USB A to B cable
      > > to connect it.
      > >
      > > Scott
      > >
      >
      >
      >
      >
    • Ron N9SZV
      My new toy (T3-135} is shipping today!! :-) thanks Scott N1VG!!! Ron N9SZV
      Message 2 of 13 , Apr 2, 2012
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        My new toy (T3-135} is shipping today!! :-) thanks Scott N1VG!!!

        Ron N9SZV






        --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, Scott Miller <scott@...> wrote:
        >
        > Did you disable the 'auto detect' option and check 'disable turbo'?
        >
        > Scott
        >
        > On 3/31/2012 9:24 PM, Bill L wrote:
        > > Hello
        > > Well good luck! I have had mine about a week. I haven't been able to get
        > > it to work at all. It is very tricky to get the TNC to communicate with
        > > the PC. The serial port does not work at all. It always gives me an
        > > error "cannot connect to serial port". If I open the serial port in
        > > PuTTY it spits out characters. So it is always sending information. I
        > > have found that if the serial is connected I cannot connect with USB.
        > > Then the firmware got corrupted, I was getting read errors, write errors
        > > connection errors. I finally was able to get the firmware back on it and
        > > save the changes made like call sign etc. All I want to do is transmit
        > > my weather from my Davis Pro 2 over the air! I have not been able to
        > > transmit anything. Sadly if I put the Alinco back in the radio it will
        > > be fine. I emailed the company for an RMA but have not heard anything.
        > > It seems I am on my own.
        > > I will try and help the best I can and I'd love to know how you do.
        > > Bill
        > > N2ZUL
        > > ------------------------------------------------------------------------
        > > "A government big enough to give you everything you want is a government
        > > big enough to take from you everything you have" -Gerald Ford
        > > *From:* Ron N9SZV <n9szv@...>
        > > *To:* tracker2@yahoogroups.com
        > > *Sent:* Saturday, March 31, 2012 7:54 PM
        > > *Subject:* [tracker2] Re: new T3-135
        > >
        > > I just ordered a new one today 3/31/12 I sure hope I don't have this
        > > much problems like this guy did!! I don't plane on using the USB so I
        > > will just keep it into the cover and use the 9 pin ser port on the radio
        > > like the old EJ-41U internal TNC board.
        > >
        > > Ron N9SZV
        > >
        > > --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com <mailto:tracker2%40yahoogroups.com>,
        > > Scott Miller <scott@> wrote:
        > > >
        > > > On 3/29/2012 1:19 PM, Randy wrote:
        > > > >
        > > > > Just received my T3-135. I was searching for domestication on the USB
        > > > > port. I had one of the pre release T2-135 boards and could not remember
        > > >
        > > > The T3-135's USB port is completely feral and undomesticated. Try not
        > > > to provoke it.
        > > >
        > > > > the USB port. That was a lot of brain cells ago. I look forward to the
        > > > > new documentation.
        > > >
        > > > It's also undocumented. Usage is just like the OTUSB and OT3m and needs
        > > > the same .INF file.
        > > >
        > > > You should have received a short extension cable with it. You have to
        > > > install the board at an odd angle to make it fit - I'll post a picture
        > > > later but it should be fairly evident. That should be corrected in the
        > > > next board rev.
        > > >
        > > > The cable runs out the back, in the slot for the speaker jack. You'll
        > > > need to bend or cut that tab on the cover to make room. That's assuming
        > > > you want the USB port on the outside, of course. With that done, you
        > > > now have a standard USB type B receptacle and can use a USB A to B cable
        > > > to connect it.
        > > >
        > > > Scott
        > > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        > >
        >
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