Hamvention 2018… Let the countdown begins!

Again this year, for the 9th time since 2007, I will attend the Hamvention 2018 on May 18th-20th at Greene County Fairgrounds & Expo Center. I will meet many friends that I made from several years. I invite the Ham community to follow me on Twitter @VA2SS. I will share and post information and news. I … Continue reading Hamvention 2018… Let the countdown begins!

Elecraft KX2 *official* Firmware MCU 2.89 with FM mode added

Hi guys, a new official firmware version is now available for the Elecraft KX2 user!   There is the firmware notes revision :   ADDED FM MODE: FM mode can be used on any band, but it is intended for use with 10-meter repeaters (or 10 meter FM simplex DXing) as well as with external … Continue reading Elecraft KX2 *official* Firmware MCU 2.89 with FM mode added

*NEW* Elecraft KX2 Firmware MCU 2.84 / DSP 1.52

Hi guys, a new official firmware version is now available for the enthusiasm Elecraft KX2 !   There is the firmware notes revision : Information 2.84 / DSP 1.52 SW TONE SETTING BUG FIX Corrected a problem that prevented Morse audio tones from being turned off once turned on using the SW TONE menu entry … Continue reading *NEW* Elecraft KX2 Firmware MCU 2.84 / DSP 1.52

My VHF/UHF FM/DSTAR/DMR mobile installation

Hi, I just want to share with all of you my new mobile radio installation. The setup consist in an ICOM ID-4100 running on FM and D-Star on the VHF band, and a Hytera MD-652 running on FM and DMR on the UHF band. Both transceivers are connected to a duplexer, then to the Larsen … Continue reading My VHF/UHF FM/DSTAR/DMR mobile installation

*NEW* Elecraft KX2 Firmware 2.81 / DSP 1.52 Final Release

Hi guys, a new official firmware version is now available for the enthusiasm Elecraft KX2 user ! There is the firmware notes revision : MH3 MIC EXTENDED RADIO CONTROLS: See “KX2 Manual Errata A6-1” describing Remote Control Using the MH3 Mic.” MH3 PTT DOUBLE-TAP FREQUENCY REPORT: Tapping PTT twice quickly reports the current operating frequency … Continue reading *NEW* Elecraft KX2 Firmware 2.81 / DSP 1.52 Final Release

WSJT-X 1.8 RC3 is out! – UPDATE

To all enthousiasm digital users, a new WSJT-X release candidate 3 is out now for all major platform. The "RC3" release also includes many minor bug fixes and an extensively updated WSJT-X User Guide. We strongly recommend that all WSJT-X users should upgrade to this new release. 73, Joe, K1JT, for the WSJT Development Group … Continue reading WSJT-X 1.8 RC3 is out! – UPDATE

*NEW* Elecraft KX2 *official* Firmware 2.79 *UPDATE*

Hi guys, a new official firmware version is now available for the enthusiasm Elecraft KX2 ! There is the firmware notes revision :   * SIDETONE VOLUME CAN BE SET LOWER:  MON=1 is now about 12 dB lower in volume than it was originally. MON=50 is about the same as the original maximum. * AUTO-OFF … Continue reading *NEW* Elecraft KX2 *official* Firmware 2.79 *UPDATE*

KX2 owner’s manual and errata updates available

KX2 owner's manual and errata updates available Hi all, There are two revised documents available for the KX2: Owner’s Manual rev. A6 Errata rev. A5-2 (for Owner’s Manual rev. A5) Links to these can be found on our Manuals & Downloads page. Both have been updated to describe all of the latest firmware features. 73, Wayne … Continue reading KX2 owner’s manual and errata updates available