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Re: [tracker2] Anyone know when Scott will be back?

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  • Teddy Banks
    The Vantage Pro II, can be a Serial or a USB, I have the Serial Version. ... -- Ham Radio Operators KCØWNY-KDØACN Ted & Kay
    Message 1 of 20 , Sep 5, 2012
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      The Vantage Pro II, can be a Serial or a USB, I have the Serial Version.
      On 9/5/2012 9:09 PM, qrv@... wrote:
      > Scott,
      >
      > The Vantage Pro2, which you said worked, is listed as a USB-only device
      > - perhaps they have changed it - or someone told
      > you the wrong model at some point?
      >
      > The VantageVue, which I have, is Serial.
      >
      > David
      >
      >> If it's USB only, then no, it won't work. The tracker can't act as a
      >> USB host.
      >>
      >> Scott
      >>
      >> On 9/5/2012 4:01 PM, qrv@... wrote:
      >>> Scott,
      >>>
      >>> The VP2 uses a USB connection - I need to know how to
      >>> connect to your Serial port.
      >>>
      >>> Do the pins and settings look similar to a Serial Davis
      >>> connection that does work with an OT3m?
      >>>
      >>> 2 TX
      >>> 3 RX
      >>> 5 GND
      >>> 7-8 jumpered
      >>>
      >>> Com Settings: 19,200, 8-N-1, no flow
      >>> Says "TEST" should echo.
      >>> Says "VER" should respond firmware version and date.
      >>> Says "LOOP" should generate gibberish and be stopped by Enter.
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> Possibly, I haven't tried that model myself. The T3 can talk to a
      >>>> Vantage Pro 2 directly, and if it's the same protocol it should work.
      >>>>
      >>>> Scott
      >
      >

      --
      Ham Radio Operators KCØWNY-KDØACN Ted & Kay
    • qrv@kd4e.com
      Teddy, Well then there is the answer. Do you have yours tied to an OT3m? David ... -- Thanks! & 73, KD4E.com David Colburn nevils-station.com I don t google I
      Message 2 of 20 , Sep 6, 2012
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        Teddy,

        Well then there is the answer.

        Do you have yours tied to an OT3m?

        David

        > The Vantage Pro II, can be a Serial or a USB, I have the Serial Version.
        > On 9/5/2012 9:09 PM, qrv@... wrote:
        >> Scott,
        >>
        >> The Vantage Pro2, which you said worked, is listed as a USB-only device
        >> - perhaps they have changed it - or someone told
        >> you the wrong model at some point?
        >>
        >> The VantageVue, which I have, is Serial.
        >>
        >> David
        >>
        >>> If it's USB only, then no, it won't work. The tracker can't act as a
        >>> USB host.
        >>>
        >>> Scott
        >>>
        >>> On 9/5/2012 4:01 PM, qrv@... wrote:
        >>>> Scott,
        >>>>
        >>>> The VP2 uses a USB connection - I need to know how to
        >>>> connect to your Serial port.
        >>>>
        >>>> Do the pins and settings look similar to a Serial Davis
        >>>> connection that does work with an OT3m?
        >>>>
        >>>> 2 TX
        >>>> 3 RX
        >>>> 5 GND
        >>>> 7-8 jumpered
        >>>>
        >>>> Com Settings: 19,200, 8-N-1, no flow
        >>>> Says "TEST" should echo.
        >>>> Says "VER" should respond firmware version and date.
        >>>> Says "LOOP" should generate gibberish and be stopped by Enter.
        >>>>
        >>>>
        >>>>> Possibly, I haven't tried that model myself. The T3 can talk to a
        >>>>> Vantage Pro 2 directly, and if it's the same protocol it should work.
        >>>>>
        >>>>> Scott
        >>
        >>
        >


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        Thanks! & 73, KD4E.com
        David Colburn nevils-station.com
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