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by Libuff
Fri Sep 01, 2006 8:33 pm
Forum: Kenwood Commercial Products
Topic: Can I transmit 2 subaudible tones at once on a TK-272G ?
Replies: 10
Views: 2822

from my basic background in physics, it would be simply impossible to transmit mutliple CTCSS (PL) tones at once... if you were to transmit two tones together, it would sound like DTMF. which is Dual Tone Multi Frequency. better yet... im curious if u transmitted DTMF with two PL tones if it would w...
by Libuff
Thu Aug 31, 2006 10:10 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: Firmware Upgrade on VX-537
Replies: 2
Views: 1392

i'll reply to my own message here... i spoke to Vertex USA Repair... they are allowing me to ship the radio to them to be upgraded... dunno about cost tho... i also inquired about the parts to re-case the radio, but they said $35 to diagnose, $75/hr to repair... i don't get that one... BUT... im goi...
by Libuff
Wed Aug 30, 2006 9:35 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: Firmware Upgrade on VX-537
Replies: 2
Views: 1392

Firmware Upgrade on VX-537

ok, after my VX-537 Review, i went out and brought a Cimarron VMDE-200 ANI board, it should be here in a few days... HOWEVER... it requests Firmware 1.04 on the 537... i have 1.03... how can i get an upgrade, or will it just work with 1.03? please help, no real vertex buffs out in my neck of the woo...
by Libuff
Tue Jan 31, 2006 4:54 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: VX-920 and others out of band
Replies: 12
Views: 6718

i have my 537 going into ham land, with windows based programming...
by Libuff
Fri Dec 16, 2005 8:57 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: VX-537 Review
Replies: 4
Views: 1775

how can u figure out what firmware you have.. i just received the radio from the factory last week...

the big M radios have a test feature which explains the firmware...
by Libuff
Thu Dec 15, 2005 1:55 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: vx-900v
Replies: 6
Views: 1991

i had a problem with a FTL7011 once.. i fried two of them utilizing a Pentium computer, i purchased a 386 based 15Mhz PC, and it worked great... fixed the fried radios too...
by Libuff
Thu Dec 15, 2005 1:53 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: VX-537 Review
Replies: 4
Views: 1775

VX-537 Review

Received my VX-537 UHF 450-520MHz, 5w/2w/1w/0.25w --- just switched from my MTS2000 UHF a4. Radio you guys should look at: Stuff that the Vertex does that my /\/\ doesn't --- - frequency bandsplit goes way down into the 440's i've been transmitting at 4.9 watts on 440.000Mhz... - If you are looking ...
by Libuff
Mon Aug 22, 2005 11:10 pm
Forum: Yaesu
Topic: FT-8900R Mod Question
Replies: 3
Views: 16569

FT-8900R Mod Question

hey all... i purchased a VX-7r after a friend of mine had one modded to include the non-ham stuff... i have a need to have a mobile radio with the similar functions. i've seen the mod on the web, but it seems to be limited with discussion on the frequencies that can be transmitted on... can anyone e...
by Libuff
Thu Jun 30, 2005 9:21 pm
Forum: Kenwood Commercial Products
Topic: TK 690/790/890 Repeater ????
Replies: 3
Views: 1636

maybe activates the external repeater such as a Pac-RT or Pyramid IVR?
by Libuff
Fri Jun 24, 2005 10:03 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: FTL-2011 99 chanels
Replies: 10
Views: 4147

i had the same problem when i was using a pentium class computer... i switched to a 386, and the problem was resolved.. try using a slower computer, it may be too fast...
by Libuff
Wed Jun 22, 2005 7:58 pm
Forum: Vertex
Topic: VX-537 and MDC
Replies: 6
Views: 2688

I'm hearing rumors that the VDME-200 and VME-100 does work on the VX-537...

im awaiting official word from the Cimarron Rep in regards... will update as i know...
by Libuff
Wed Jun 08, 2005 10:43 am
Forum: Vertex
Topic: NYPD using Vertex?
Replies: 8
Views: 6894

VX-537 is used by PO's...
by Libuff
Wed Jun 08, 2005 10:41 am
Forum: Vertex
Topic: VX-537 and MDC
Replies: 6
Views: 2688

VX-537 and MDC

Hey guys, new to this board, new to non-M radios... i am in desperate need of a new portable, and have fallen in love with the VX-537 after a NYPD PO let me fiddle with his for a few minutes... the ONLY problem i have, and it is quite a BIG problem, is that there are a few places in the UHF world th...