[Top] [All Lists]

[TenTec] VOX operation Omni 6

To: <tentec@contesting.com>
Subject: [TenTec] VOX operation Omni 6
From: bigmack@nortexinfo.net (Robert)
Date: Mon, 11 Oct 1999 11:43:51 -0500

   You got me.. I went over to the rig just now, and, the PTT/VOX switch on 
the bottom seems to make zero difference... Hmmm wonder why I thought that 
before... And, now I wonder why that switch is there... and , why is the 9v 
battery there?

At 10:41 AM 10/11/99 , vbbond@ix.netcom.com wrote:
>Robert wrote:
> >
> > I noticed on the 705, that the VOX switch on the bottom of the mic MUST
> > also be in VOX mode... So, on my Omni Vi+ the configuration to run VOX is
> > Vox mode on Omni lit (on), 705 mic switch on bottom set to VOX, and, the
> > lock button enabled (little black button) so that the red led on mic is
> > activated
>That runs counter to my experience. To quote the TT705 instructions:
>"When using the microphone with TEN-TEC transceivers, however, this
>switch must be in the PTT position." If using an Omni 6+, you need only
>depress the VOX button on the rig and lock the mic (small black button
>on mic) to utilize vox operation. The slide switch is for use with NON
>TT gear, again, according to the instructions. Hope this helps.
>                                  Vince/K7NA

FAQ on WWW:               http://www.contesting.com/tentecfaq.htm
Submissions:              tentec@contesting.com
Administrative requests:  tentec-REQUEST@contesting.com
Problems:                 owner-tentec@contesting.com
Search:                   http://www.contesting.com/km9p/search.htm

<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>