Re: Repaired and ready to run.....
Glas to see your back on the air. My station is down until I get a
rotor working and power divider and feedline straightened out. Hope
to get going before the contest/rally.
--- In wsjtgroup@y..., "Randy Tipton" <wa5ufh@y...> wrote:
> I finally got everything working again, I hope... A very key
> for me, don't take short-cuts. I got a power surge during a
> storm. I disconnected my rigs from the antenna tuner but not the
> Antenna's from the Tuners. Lost two tuners and also took a hit in
> phone lines. I lost a soundcard and also the Operating System.
> (Windows 98) Another key learning, when purchasing soundcards look
> exact replacement if possible. I came home with the cheapest made,
> didn't work. Then got top of the line SoundBlaster and the only way
> could get it installed was a "full-install".(Even selecting Drivers
> only loaded the hole thing ;>(() It took over 600 Meg Bites and had
> more bells and whistles than I would ever need. (It actually crashed
> my computer on an install when I ran out of memory) I then tried to
> an install on another drive but it kept installing to the C drive
> crashing. Any how, I seem to have a good soundcard now the
> SoundBlaster PCI512. I also lost the 4N25's in the interfaces and
> a selector switch between interfaces arced over!
> While I was out, I see we have a new WSJT Version. Looks really
> can even monitor both sides of JT44;>). Thanks Joe!
> By the way, this is April 18th, the Rally is only a few days off
> starting on April27th if I remember right. I hope to increase my
> initials on two meters, I actually have more initials on six meters
> than two!
> For now, just hoping to keep the surges out.
> Randy Tipton (Tip)
> WA5UFH EL19pa
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> Scriptures I would like to share with you:
> Heb 5:9; Acts 2:38; Rom 16:16: Eph 4: 1 - 7; John 17:20 - 23