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  • Scott Miller
    This was for battery vs. AC? What were the results? Scott
    Message 1 of 10 , Jan 29, 2009
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      This was for battery vs. AC? What were the results?

      Scott

      Steve wrote:
      >
      >
      > I restarted my Igate at 15.45 and the difference in packet traffic and
      > station count speaks volumes!
      >
      > Quiet literally!
      >
      > I wish you could figure this out Scott...in the mean time all my
      > investments are going to the pop tart company! <G>
      >
      > 73
      > Steve, kf6wax
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 2:06 PM, Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr)
      > <ldeffenb@... <mailto:ldeffenb@...>> wrote:
      >
      > Interesting thought! If all goes well, my Alinco/T2-135/nuvi will
      > be in my car tonight running on a separate 12v lead acid battery.
      > It would be trivial to compare it's IGate performance on that
      > battery vs my line-powered 12v supply later tonight.
      >
      > I need to pull the Alinco in to reconfigure the T2 for nuvi
      > operation anyway, now I have TWO reasons to do so!
      >
      > Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ
      >
      >
      >
      > Scott Miller wrote:
      >>
      >> Yeah, what I'm wondering is if there's some low frequency component
      >> present sometimes (like 60 hz line noise) that's causing a
      >> problem. I'm
      >> going to go check over my SPICE models again and do some experiments.
      >>
      >> Scott
      >>
      >> Steve wrote:
      >> >
      >> >
      >> > The problem I am having with that theory Scott is that the stock
      >> tnc in the
      >> > Alinco works outstandingly untill the buffers fill up......or at
      >> least thats
      >> > the problem that i think the alinco tnc has.
      >> >
      >> > Too much traffic and it locks up in the Igate....also the same
      >> problem with
      >> > the tnc in the KenWood D700A, A close cousin to the tnc in the
      >> Alinco but
      >> > cant handle too much traffic either?
      >> >
      >> > You can view my I gate right now,KF6WAX-1 is still running the
      >> T2-135 in the
      >> > Alinco 135 the traffic count is awful! just 18 in 10 minutes,
      >> and just 7
      >> > stations regarded as local, normally mid-day would be between 45
      >> and 55
      >> > stations regarded as local,
      >> >
      >> > Cheers
      >> > Steve, kf6wax
      >> >
      >> > On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 11:24 AM, Scott Miller
      >> <scott@... <mailto:scott%40opentrac.org>
      >> > <mailto:scott% <mailto:scott%25>40opentrac.org
      >> <http://40opentrac.org/>>> wrote:
      >> >
      >> > > What gets me is that the T2-135's are so inconsistent. The
      >> assembly
      >> > > process and parts are the same as for the OT2m, and the OT2m
      >> doesn't
      >> > > have that kind of performance variation. I'm really starting
      >> to wonder
      >> > > if there's not some inconsistency in the DR-135's themselves
      >> that the
      >> > > T2-135 doesn't deal with well.
      >> > >
      >> > > I'll have to do some experiments as time allows. Maybe I'll
      >> have to
      >> > > borrow one of the problem radios for more testing, to see if
      >> it's doing
      >> > > something the two I have here aren't.
      >> > >
      >> > > Scott
      >> > >
      >> >
      >> >
      >>
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