RFinder M1 *update* from Bob W2CYK

A message from Bob W2CYK as of January 10th 2018 published on the Facegroup page. RFinder Android Radio Quick Start I am Bob W2CYK and thanks for purchasing the RFinder Android Radio. The RFinder Android Radio is a new paradigm in radio technology. It is based on the Android operating system and therefore is a … Continue reading RFinder M1 *update* from Bob W2CYK

RFinder M1 Volume control using the hardware knob

We just received a great news yesterday in the Facebook group page for the RFinder M1 from Bob Greenberg W2CYK, RFinder M1 DMR volume can now be controlled by using the top hardware knob. OK...This makes your knob work for volume of the radio! A bit complicated piece of code...watches for you to finish turning … Continue reading RFinder M1 Volume control using the hardware knob

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

RFinder M1 *Update* 6.17.346

We just received a great news in the Facebook group page for the RFinder M1 from Bob Greenberg W2CYK, the M1 is in release candidate stage version 6.17.346 and seems to work great so far! Release Candidate 6.17.346 This replaces older version 6.17.344 and earlier! New or corrected features to test:   1- Out of … Continue reading RFinder M1 *Update* 6.17.346

RFinder M1 *NEW* Promiscuous mode and courtesy tone

We just received a great news this envening in the Facebook group page for the RFinder M1 from Bob Greenberg W2CYK, the new "promiscuous" mode for the M1 is in beta stage and seems to work great so far! When enabled, user can now receive DMR communication without the needs to enter a color code, … Continue reading RFinder M1 *NEW* Promiscuous mode and courtesy tone

RFinder M1 Android/DMR/LTE [part 2]

The RFinder M1 uses a USB cable with a special propietary connector to charge and to communicate with a PC.  The cable that comes in the box with M1 is the one that hold itself securely on M1 using a small thumb screw, like we could see very often on business grade handheld like a … Continue reading RFinder M1 Android/DMR/LTE [part 2]

RFinder M1 Android/DMR/LTE [part 1]

Hi every one! I recently added in my gears the *no code plug needed* UHF DMR transceiver RFinder M1. Previously announced during Hamvention 2017, my first feeling, when I seen it at that time, I was impressed, curious... but I was not conviced to make the jump and break the bank to buy it. But … Continue reading RFinder M1 Android/DMR/LTE [part 1]

*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