The BARS Fusion Net is held Monday nights at 7:30 CST (0130 UTC Tuesday, 0030 UTC Summer time) in WiRES-X Room #21493 and on the MNWIS repeaters. The net is also available via YSF “US MNW RDNT” (#21493). The net is open to anyone interested.
Click on the play symbol to play or on the date to download the mp3 file.
|Date / Audio Link||Discussion|
|31-May-2021 ||Trouble connecting to hotspot reflectors. What am I talking on? How is it linked?|
|24-May-2021 ||Challenges for sightless operators. (Try using a Fusion radio with your eyes closed!) Can we get Yaesu to help? Availability of equipment from Japan.|
|10-May-2021 ||Frequencies to run nodes on. Best HT antennas.|
|10-May-2021 ||FTM-300 vs FTM-400. Availability of Amateur products (parts shortage in electronics industry). Replacing PA transistors. How to tell power output.|
|3-May-2021 ||Best HT antenna. Stereo headphones with FT3? How to display time on FT3 (you can’t). When to use VW mode.|
|19-Apr-2021 ||Mic gain of the FT-70. Yaesu service delays. DR2X on two antennas. 7250s have really been discontinued (but are still available).|
|12-Apr-2021 ||YCS Reflectors. AD0MI broke his FTM-400! New old stock of FTM-7250s available. Virtual CW and global YSF dashboard.|
|5-Apr-2021 ||Using hotspots on Fusion and DMR. Which hotspot is best. FTM-100 not transmitting digital. Simulcasting digital on FM.|
|29-Mar-2021 ||24 hour clock on FT3? Setting FTM-300 to beacon on APRS. Showing distance on GM. FT3 switching rooms.|
|22-Mar-2021 ||FTM-300 display ghosting? Upgrading radios using a virtual machine (Mac)|
|15-Mar-2021 ||IMRS stops working after net dropout, Bluetooth headsets, battery pack, Dx button behavior|
|1-Mar-2021 ||Disable IMRS beeps (you can’t), shorter antennas for HTs, FT70 issues|
|11-Mar-2019 ||Special on Hotspots|
|21-May-2018 ||Hamvention Special|
|16-Nov-2016 ||Panel discussion: Introducing Fusion to your Ham Radio club|
Older logs without audio
14-Nov-2016 Panel discussion: Introducing Fusion to your Ham Radio club.
– Audio – WB7OEV’s QSO (Starts at 32’ 42” of net above)Dewey’s Obituary