Kenwood TK 840 Programing help

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AMR
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Kenwood TK 840 Programing help

Post by AMR » Fri Nov 05, 2004 3:27 am

I have 20 kenwood tk 840 and i have the software and the cable and the frequencies -2 of them from the fcc- i also know that i am a narrow band but i put the frequencies in the radio and nothing happens i can't transmitt but i hear people that share the frequency talk every once in a while. so my question does anyone know how to get a programing manual or tell me how to program even just one of these radios beside how to set up the qt/dqt list. thank you guys so much. Please feel free to add any information you think it is helpful for me. thanks

AMR
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i got it

Post by AMR » Sat Nov 20, 2004 11:45 pm

Now i know how to program my radios, thanks for anyone who tried to help.

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Re: Kenwood TK 840 Programing help

Post by kw7a » Sun Mar 04, 2018 3:47 pm

Do you still have the information on programming the Kenwood TK-840?

If so, could you send me a copy of the information?


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Re: Kenwood TK 840 Programing help

Post by n_zero_ndp » Sat Mar 24, 2018 9:24 pm

How to get out-of-band on Kenwood TK840 using KPG-25D software:

To get the 840 out of band, open the software, hit the "alt" key, then move
over under "model". You then select number 3, which says "tk-840". It then
asks you if it is an "F1", which is 450-488, "F2" which is 482-520, "F3",
which is 403-430, then at the bottom of that window it has "Sp: 403-520". SP
means "Special tune", and with that you can program anything between 403-520,
but may have to set the VCO a little. I used to have an 840, and had ham and
biz freqs in it with no retuning.

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