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Re: Cant transmit using a Kenwood TH-G71

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  • k7ybz
    Adrian, Thanks for the feedback. I have updated the wiring diagram to include setting the menu option in the TH-G71. Larry K7YBZ
    Message 1 of 5 , Jul 3, 2009
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      Adrian,

      Thanks for the feedback. I have updated the wiring diagram to include setting the menu option in the TH-G71.

      Larry
      K7YBZ


      --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, "Adrian Miura" <adrianmiura@...> wrote:
      >
      > Thanks for the info. I did recheck the cable interface and when that did not correct the problem I fiddled with the menu settings. Turns out menu option 15 "trancever control" needs to be set to "off" for the OT2 to trigger the PTT.
      > Hope this helps others with a TH-G71
      >
      > Adrian
      > KD5HTZ
      >
      > --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, "k7ybz" <k7ybz@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Adrian,
      > >
      > > You can test the PTT by removing the radio connector from the OT2 and shorting pin 3 (PTT) to pin 6 (GND). That should key the TH-G71. If it doesn't, recheck the wiring. If the wiring is correct, then either the diagram in the TH-G71 manual is incorrect or incomplete.
      > >
      > > If the TH-G71 does key up then make sure the HT jumper in the OT2 is open.
      > >
      > > I updated the wiring diagram in the files section to include that note about the HT jumper and added annotation to the pins on the OT2 radio connector block.
      > >
      > > Earlier this year there was someone else who was having the same problem. There was no additional information on whether the problem was found.
      > >
      > > Larry
      > > K7YBZ
      > >
      > > --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, "Adrian Miura" <adrianmiura@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > I have confirmed the cable pin outs match the diagram posted for the
      > > > TH-G71.
      > > >
      > > > I can receive data but cant get the OM2 to trigger the PTT to transmit
      > > > my location.
      > > >
      > > > Any help would be greatly appreciated
      > > >
      > > > Adrian Miura
      > > >
      > > > KD5HTZ
      > > >
      > >
      >
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