Re: [wsjtgroup] computer interface boxes
- Hi Jay,
Actually all you may need is a USB to serial converter if your
soundcard(s) in the new machine are up to the task. Here is a
link to a webpage about PTT control. The USB info is toward the
Another option is to add a serial card to the computer if you
have an available expansion slot.
On 17 Oct 2008 at 14:30, jayb1943 wrote:
> Hi - I have been using the MFJ-1275 sound card interface on WSJT
> with my Yaesu FT-847 for a few years and have decided to upgrade
> my computer system. My new computer, like most, doesn't have a
> Serial port connector, only USB's. So - time for an upgrade...any
> recommendations ? I am looking at the Tigertronics SL-USB unit,
> looks easy to use, but I'm sure there are others. Thanx for any
> input, especially anyone who has an FT-847.
> 73, Jay K2OVS