MNWis Fusion Technical Net
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Latest Message: 3 days, 17 hours ago
  • K0OTC/Tyler : Thanks again for the information. 73
  • AI5AI-Don : Goodnight all 73
  • AI5AI-Don : Good night all 73
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K9EQ/Chris : Howdeedoo
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello Chris
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello everyone from Texas.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Tyler welcome
  • K0OTC/Tyler : First time here. Hello everyone
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good evening all 1/17/2022
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : See Ham Operator dot com for setup guide for 24/7 operation my best advice to Dan
  • W4IOD/Odis : Thanks Lance way too many variables
  • KB7SQS : Something on the computer is probably going to sleep.
  • n4wcq/rick : evening odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Rick
  • W4IOD/Odis : https://register.ysfreflector.de/
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good evening all 1/10/2022
  • n4wcq/rick : the colorado digital net on Tue at 9:30 EST covers hotspots
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • AI5AI-Don : Good night everyone. Have a safe week.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Night all.
  • KF0HMX/Eric : Thanks Chris
  • KF0HMX/Eric : Ok, thanks Odis.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Not really. But going into the WiRES-X control mode won't change or hurt anything. Just exit the mode when done.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : No sir not that I am aware of
  • KF0HMX/Eric : Is there a way to tell (from the radio) what room a repeater is on without holding the Wires-X button?
  • KF0HMX/Eric : Thanks Chris, I have been talking with N0ANE in St. Peter as well and getting to know others that are operating Fusion.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Eric, thanks for stopping by. FYI, we're the 2nd oldest Fusion net and the first and oldest net that has been on WiRES-X.
  • KF0HMX/Eric : I am glad this is Monday's because Sunday's seem to be a busy net night for southern MN.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Welcome Eric we are here every Monday
  • KF0HMX/Eric : First time on a MNWis net. Thanks everyone for the helpful info.
  • AI5AI-Don : evening Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : there he is HowDEE Don
  • AI5AI-Don : hello everyone from Texas
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Shane
  • N0PXT/Shane : Good Evening all.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good evening all 1/3/2022 Happy New Year & I hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable holiday season.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • AI5AI-Don : 73 to all
  • K3FZT Steve : Thank you, all. 73
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73
  • K9EQ/Chris : No net on the 27th.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a Merry Christmas stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : Register your Yaesu radio for node use here: https://www.yaesu.com/jp/en/wires-x/regist/index.php#:~:text=WIRES-XTOPNewmemberregistrationInputyoure-mail,clickSend.ConfirmyouraddressbeforeclickingSend.
  • W4IOD/Odis : https://www.yaesu.com/jp/en/wires-x/regist/index.php#:~:text=WIRES-XTOPNewmemberregistrationInputyoure-mail,clickSend.ConfirmyouraddressbeforeclickingSend.
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE not that I am aware of the stock dummy load rubber duck antenna ought to make a nice impedance match SWR shouldn't be a issue.
  • W0ADL : Does my ft5d display swr?
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello everyone
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE Steve
  • K3FZT Steve : Good evenning, Odis and the group.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 12/20/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all!
  • AI5AI Don : Good night everyone
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • MichaelReawl : I consider, that you have deceived. thetranny.com
  • N0ANE : An HDMI/VGA dummy load
  • N0ANE : And yes, it was in PDN mode. Sorry I have no ideas.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Okay. BTW, the problem only exists when running in PDN mode. No problem with an HRI-200 connected.
  • N0ANE : Ran a tired old Windows 7 machine headless with Wires X and Google remote desktop with no problem. It can be done and I don't qualify for IT status.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hey Shawn
  • AI5AI Don : Hello Odis
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Good evening all
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • AI5AI Don : Hello everyone from Texas
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Shane & Steve
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening all.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Evening all.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 12/6/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • N0ANE : I've had that experience. The repeater locks into analog only. I remoted by way of the second receiver and rebooted with a couple of commands. It cleared up.
  • N0ANE : Sure would like to see a North America server for our Yaesu Wires X system. This again proves that the YSF reflector system may be our only means to communicate over a long term outage.
  • AI5AI Don : hello Shane and Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 11/29/2021
  • AI5AI Don : hello Chris
  • N0PXT/Shane : Good Evening Don.
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy everyone from Texas 11/29/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • AI5AI-Don : good night everyone. 73
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Happy thanksgiving all, 73
  • W4IOD/Odis : Happy Thanksgiving and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hey Shawn, can't advise as we are all digital here.
  • K9EQ/Chris : You probably have a hard time convincing users to change!
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Thanks Chris, I also believe DCS is superior! hihi
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : We are using 151.4Hz currently on the DR-1. Just trying to decide if the better option is to convince the club to change the tone or upgrade repeaters.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Yes they do. Some tones work better than others. What tone are you using? You can try DCS. Technically it works much better than CTCSS. I have not noticed problems with the DR-2X.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : So the old DR-1 seemed to have issues with decoding certain tones, specifically 151.4Hz, for example. Has that been fixed with the DR-2X?
  • AI5AI-Don : hello Odis, Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening, all.
  • AI5AI Don : hello everyone
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 11/22/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : Welcome & Good evening
  • AC0UD : Good evening. First time connecting to the net.
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy everyone from Texas
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hey Chris
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 11/15/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K0ORK/Chuck : nice to set the dgid per channel. Yeasu finally woke up,
  • K0ORK/Chuck : Evening All
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE Ed
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hi Shane
  • ai6mh/Ed : Oh, good. I was worried I had miscalculated the time. Good evening all.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Good Evening all!
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hi Chris
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 11/8/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening, all. Thank you for another great net. 73
  • AD0MI/Pete : nice feature.
  • kc0itq/Ian : Hello. While testing the ft-5dr with k0lwc, we seemed to find that the bluetooth had a design flaw - it will transmit with the audio from both the internal mic and bluetooth mic, which causes the audio to sound echoed.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Ian
  • W4IOD/Odis : Take care Joe
  • KM4NHN-Joe : I have to go. Good night everyone. Have a great week.
  • N9HFL/Jim : Sorry, my battery died. I was just suggesting that a firewall with hardcoded source and destination addresses might work as well. Hope that everyone has a really great week. thanks for running this net.
  • kc0itq/Ian : I heard it with k0lwc and his new ft-5dr... perhaps it's just an HT thing?
  • KM4NHN-Joe : I just have the FTM-400 and haven't had the variation in the audio that Marty is talking about.
  • KM4NHN-Joe : Thank you Chris and Pete for all you are doing with servers
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello Odis, Joe, and Ian
  • kc0itq/Ian : Hi everyone
  • KM4NHN-Joe : Good evening everyone.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 11/1/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • K9EQ/Chris : Bloody spam!
  • N0PXT/Shane : Have a great week all!
  • AI5AI Don : Good night everyone. 73 from Texas
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : On the plus side, Chuck’s audio is much better now!
  • N0PXT/Shane : To all listening we apologize. There is a bridging issue between Wires-X and YSF Reflectors right now. We need to restart the software to resolve the issue but it will kick everyone off the node. We will do this right after the net.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Standby Joe. We are working on a bridging issue right now.
  • KM4NHN-Joe : I don't hear Chuck now.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Hi Joe
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Joe
  • KM4NHN-Joe : Hello everyone
  • AI5AI Don : Hello Steve and Shawn
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE Steve & Shawn
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Good evening!
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening, all.
  • AI5AI Don : Hello Chris and Odis
  • K9EQ/Chris : Howdy
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don 🙂
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 10/25/2021
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy everyone from Texas 10/25/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • N0PXT/Shane : Night all
  • Steve K3FZT : Good night. Thank you for another great session. 73 all
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • AI5AI Don : VK5ZSW-ND
  • W4IOD/Odis : Don who is bouncing?
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • guest_6269 : Try View , Connect ID
  • AI5AI Don : His node is bouncing in and out
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hi Shawn
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening all.🙋‍♂️
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Good evening everyone
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 10/18/2021
  • N0PXT/Shane : Good Evening All.
  • AI5AI Don : Hello from Texas 10/18/21
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K1MAS/Mitch : 73
  • K1MAS/Mitch : OK, thx, Chris.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hence he doesn't hang around long.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Odis is on the east coast and gets up real early.
  • K1MAS/Mitch : Thanks, Odis.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello Mitch. Welcome to the net.
  • K1MAS/Mitch : Hello Odis, I'm listening to you on 443.150 MHz - W7MOT Scottsdale, AZ - repeater. First time listener!
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : 6000R, sorry
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Has anyone seen the new FT-6000D? It isn't fusion, but I'm curious to know more about it.
  • Steve K3FZT : https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20211016T223000&p1=5&p2=159&p3=198&p4=75&p5=137 This link gives the times in the US (E/C/M/W) of the Adelaide broadcast.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Good evening all, a bit late
  • Steve K3FZT : The link I just sent gives the times (E/C/M/W) of the Adelaide broadcast.
  • Steve K3FZT : https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html?iso=20211016T223000&p1=5&p2=159&p3=198&p4=75&p5=137
  • W4IOD/Odis : Helloooo Shane
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hi Steve
  • N0PXT/Shane : Good Evening all.
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening, all, from Philly.
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don 🙂
  • AI5AI Don : Hello everyone from Texas
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 10/11/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K3FZT Steve : Thank you. Great session. 73
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W0TJW : Good evening Pete and Chuck
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hellooo Chris
  • K9EQ/Chris : GE all.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • K3FZT Steve : Good evening all.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 10/4/2021
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • Steve K3FZT : Thanks, Odis. 73
  • W4IOD/Odis : We covered it pretty good Steve last call for the net made by Chuck
  • Steve K3FZT : Sorry, my computer disconnected from the network and dropped WIRES-X so missed the response if any.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • N0PXT/Shane : Hi Steve.
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening, all.
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don :)!!
  • AI5AI-Don : Evening Shane and Odis
  • N0PXT/Shane : Hi Don.
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy all from Texas
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 9/27/2021
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  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • Steve K3FZT : Thank you Shane, Chris, Odis for another wonderful net.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K9EQ/Chris : John Kruk is not actually the sales manager anymore. He stepped down from that about a year ago. Hans Rooker is now the sales manager. He's busy, he also covers aviation and marine.
  • Steve K3FZT : Chris--I've carried the radio in the belt clip for 3-4 hours/day going back and forth from shack to workshop to barn to errand in car and haven't had it pop out of the clip yet. It has taken me most of a week to figure out how to take the radio off the clip without altering anything. I still hit the top knob sometimes.
  • W4IOD/Odis : You can call if you can get someone to answer he just says contact Yaesu directly...he doesn't specify outside of that Steve
  • Steve K3FZT : Odis--Is there a person to address directly or just send a letter to California?
  • W4IOD/Odis : He's not much help on those type of issues seems to be his SOP
  • W4IOD/Odis : John will probably tell you to contact Yaesu directly.
  • K9EQ/Chris : That probably won't do much.
  • Steve K3FZT : Chris--I've written John Kruk.
  • K9EQ/Chris : It seems a letter writing campaign may be needed. I know at least one person with a 3 that WOULD HAVE upgraded had the 5's BT been better.
  • Steve K3FZT : Bluetooth on FT5D is the same as on the FT3D: the only BT profile supported is "Headset" not "Handsfree" though they use the term "handsfree" in their marketing presumably to indicate the PTT and VOX functionality. No joy for those of us with hearing aids who need the BT Handsfree profile.
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE John
  • John KD9THB : Evening from Chicagoland
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don 🙂
  • Steve K3FZT : Good evening all from Philadelphia, PA
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello Odis
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello everyone for Texas
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 9/20/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • guest_9396 : Hello from W9VI
  • AI5AI-Don : Good nigh everyone! 73
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • K9EQ/Chris : Bloody Russian spam - that's why I have to shut down the chat. Argh!
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K3FZT/Steve : Thank you. 73 all.
  • K3FZT/Steve : Thank you. I'm not concerned about the scan name. I could see it might need some thought if traveling, but when local it surely won't be an issue.
  • N0ANE : "mem scan" or "vfo scan" Not an issue to me!
  • N0ANE : Congrats, Steve. Sounds like they will be a wonderful HT. Yaesu has listened to concerns that were voiced with the FT3. People are making an ridiculously huge deal about the scanning no longer showing frequencies but simply indicating "mem scan
  • K3FZT/Steve : Just got my FT-5DR from HRO. Came with an extra belt clip in orange. Just downloaded the RT Systems software for it. Battery charging.
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : GE Shane
  • K3FZT/Steve : Good evening, all and hello from Philadelphia, PA.
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy Odis
  • N0PXT/Shane : GE all
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello eveeryone from Texas 9/12/2021
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 9/13/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello Chris
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello all.
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 8/30/2021
  • N0PXT/Shane : No complaints.
  • AI5AI-Don : Great Shane! And you?
  • N0PXT/Shane : Hi Don How are you tonight?
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy y'all from Texas 08/30/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • AI5AI-Don : Good night 73
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K9EQ/Chris : Ed, we can hook up here as well.
  • KM6ARL : Thanks, I need to have a clean start (shutdown node ).
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : IMRS question Don
  • AI5AI-Don : nothing heard in Texas
  • K3FZT/Steve : Good evening all.
  • AI5AI-Don : evening Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 8/23/2021
  • AI5AI-Don : Hello Chris
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello from CA (BTW, chat is enabled).
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy everyone from Texas 08/23/2021
  • VE3IGN / Don : Great Net, 73' all
  • VE3IGN / Don : Keep all your quality built radios before covid, having to replenish may cost and quality may not be there.
  • VE3IGN / Don : Since COVID-19, prices on everything has sky rocketed.
  • VE3IGN / Don : Wow, guess those radios are gems. Excellent resale value.
  • K3FZT/Steve : When I put together a go box I'll be looking for another FTM-100, but right at the moment, pricing on QRZ is out of wack. Today someone put up an FT-100 for $425.
  • VE3IGN / Don : Lol, must gotta hide em, "Honey why do you have so many FTM-100s?" say the wife.
  • N0ANE : I have five of them and still married. Love them!
  • VE3IGN / Don : Yesss, that's why I have 2 of them...one node and other mobile/go box.
  • N0ANE : The price of the FTM-100 was much better for a node investment.
  • VE3IGN / Don : I do believe the FTM-300 replaced the FTM-100
  • N0ANE : Still waiting for the FTM200. We need the FTM100 replacement more than anything to support Yaesu C4FM interest.
  • N0ANE : The literature also addresses loud audio of 1 watt. Seems to address complaints about FT3 audio.
  • N0ANE : HRO Price shows$480. Ouch
  • VE3IGN / Don : Chris there is a picture on Gigaparts
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K3FZT/Steve : 73 de K3FZT/Steve and Thank you. A great net and learning experience this evening.
  • AI5AI-Don : Good evening everyone. 73
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : 73 all
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K3FZT/Steve : yep. There are still a few 6M FM repeaters around w/vertical polarization and my current 6M antennas are horizontal for FT8 mostly and a little bit of SSB.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Understood, assuming you mean 6m coverage as in 6m TX
  • K3FZT/Steve : Aircraft band would be nice. 6M too.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Okay, I think that's why I didn't want the Diamond. I wanted the coverage down to 100 MHz plus 6 meters.
  • K3FZT/Steve : Thanks, Shawn.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Diamond also makes a miniature discone, the D220R, I believe. It is about 2ft tall, still receives well on all bands. TX is 2m and up. The small size may be wife approved ;D
  • guest_5127 : Hi
  • K3FZT/Steve : 🙂
  • K3FZT/Steve : I've been having great fun with my SDR-Play and some wire. I have to think about where I can put a discone that my XYL won't object. K9EQ which Discone did you put up. I like the idea of 6M coverage, too.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : Good evening Odis!
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hey Shawn over in Bardstown
  • N0PXT/Shane : I run my node with an HT antenna so it can only handle 10 watts anyways.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : That will be good. I have done the same recently and it has made a significant improvement in temperature at high duty cycles.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Definitely use the fan stand. I only turn the fan on during this net otherwise my radio does fine on 5 watt the rest of the week. Just don't connect to Americalink 🙂
  • K3FZT/Steve : Thank you. I have an Yaesu SMB-201 fan stand that I can set the radio into.
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : The 100 definitely gets hot, even on 5w. Probably best kept at home where it can be used with a booster cooler.
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDE Don
  • W4IOD/Odis : Hello Steve
  • W4IOD/Odis : FCC FEMA Test info link> https://www.fema.gov/press-release/20210611/fema-and-fcc-plan-nationwide-emergency-alert-test-aug-11-test-messages-will
  • W4IOD/Odis : https://www.fema.gov/press-release/20210611/fema-and-fcc-plan-nationwide-emergency-alert-test-aug-11-test-messages-will
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 8/9/2021
  • N0PXT/Shane : Hi Duane
  • N0FKU/Duane : Evening all.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Evening Steve and Don.
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy to all from Texas 08/09/2021
  • K3FZT/Steve : Good evening de K3FZT /Steve/Philadelphia PA
  • N0PXT/Shane : Evening all 8/9/2021
  • KN4RFJ/Shawn : GE all!
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • N0KEW/Kyle : 73 all. Have a good week ahead
  • N0PXT/Shane : 73 All
  • AI5AI-Don : Good night all!
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • N0KEW/Kyle : Ya. I hope it gets better soon.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Yeah same here. Just north of St. Paul up in Hugo. And, yes the air quality hasn't been the best lately.
  • N0KEW/Kyle : Saint Paul MN
  • N0PXT/Shane : Where are you located Kyle?
  • N0KEW/Kyle : Man our air quality is getting a little bad again. This is a bummer.
  • N0PXT/Shane : Good Evening Steve
  • K3FZT/Steve : 🙂
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy Steve
  • K3FZT/Steve : Joining you for the first time.
  • N0KEW : Netting it up on da net.
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don 🙂
  • N0KEW : Hi
  • AI5AI-Don : Howdy everyone
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 8/2/2021
  • N0KEW : Sup
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : That's ok Don I understand 🙂
  • AI5AI Don : Oops! I can't read!
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don looks like you have done a time warp or I'm running behind here. 🙂
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 7/26/2021
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy from Texas 07/28/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 7/12/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : K7LW: Should work okay. Out here mesh is being used quite a bit for a lot of things.
  • AI5AI Don : Good night everyone from Texas! 73
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • K7LW : Y'all have a great evening, stay cool and stay safe! 73
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K7LW : That's what I was thinking with the IMRS and MESH. Since it's basically an intranet anyway, should work just fine. I'm getting ready to link five repeater sites using microwave 5GHz links, and setting up a MESH backbone. Just curious if anyone experienced any hiccups.
  • K7LW : There shouldn't be a room with a PDN.
  • AI5AI Don : Yes,I heard that. That's a NO NO!!
  • K9EQ/Chris : Don: He was running 5 watts on the FT2D.
  • K9EQ/Chris : If the network is doing its network thing (low ping times, minimal loss of packets, etc.), there shouldn't be any problems. Like other Internet applications, IMRS shouldn't care about the type of network.
  • K7LW : Has anyone used LMRS with a MESH Net? If so, any notable issues?
  • K7LW : GE All, hope your staying nice and cool where your at.
  • AI5AI Don : Bingo!!
  • AI5AI Don : was he running high power?
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy Chris and Odis
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy from Texas
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  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 6/28/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Text entry shut down until next net due to spam. If it isn't working at the start of the net, you may need to remind K9EQ to re-enable it. 🙂
  • K9EQ/Chris : 73 all
  • AI5AI Don : 73 to all
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
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  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello.
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy Chris
  • K9EQ/Chris : Hello from California.
  • W4IOD/Odis : rgr that
  • AI5AI Don : No problem! Take your time, we are not going anywhere.
  • W4IOD/Odis : Don just an FYI I haven't forgotten about the IMRS just been really busy on my end.
  • AI5AI Don : Evening Odis
  • W4IOD/Odis : HowDEE Don
  • W4IOD/Odis : Good Evening all 6/21/2021
  • AI5AI Don : Howdy Y'all from Texas 06/21/2021
  • K9EQ/Chris : Chat is enabled
  • AI5AI Don : Good Night all
  • K7LW : Have a great evening everyone, and stay safe!
  • N0PXT/Shane : 73 all. Have a great week.
  • KN4RFJ : Good night all!
  • K7LW : Absolutely,
  • W4IOD/Odis : Everyone have a good evening and stay safe 73 de W4IOD SK SK
  • K9EQ/Chris : Pretty much anything in the rack needs to be double shielded - especially with the incredible sensitivity of today's receivers. It's also a good idea to keep cables carrying power away from the Rx cable.s
  • K7LW : The double shield is nice for reducing potential RFI issues.
  • K9EQ/Chris : And I agree with using 214 for jumper cables, especially if power is involved.
  • K7LW : Or Lynn for that matter. LOL
  • K7LW : I agree totally with that. If it's a tight spot, and a relatively short run I use LMR-400.
  • K9EQ/Chris : Oh, hardline is definitely better. Unfortunately the Navy has more money than Chris has.
  • W4IOD/Odis : For short runs where you need flexibility this works good for mehttps://www.dxengineering.com/parts/dxe-214

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