[na-user] IC-756 workaround
Tue, 9 Sep 1997 22:39:16 -0500 (CDT)
Greg, K0OB recently asked if there was a way to make the
IC-756 work with NA. We plan to have a version out in early
October which will support both the IC-756 and FT-920 directly.
In the meantime, here's things to try.
Greg hit on the solution, and that is to change the CI-V address
in the IC-756 to make it act like an older ICOM radio. Here are
some suggested addresses to try:
address 3E hex (IC-736)
address 2C hex (IC-765)
address 46 hex (IC-775)
I suspect the only real differences are in the VFOs - that is,
VFO A/B vs a sub receiver. I'd try the IC-775 first, then IC-765
and IC-736. The 775 is the newest ICOM I've had here to test
with NA, and it has the sub-receiver control. I own IC-765s and
know that support works. I have not looked at the IC-756 in
enough detail to know what is different about it and what might
make the best emulation.
BTW Greg, what is the default address code for a IC-756? Then
tell me which emulation worked the best and we can get it into
Dave Pruett, K8CC DATOM Engineering
2727 Harris Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48198 DATOM@contesting.com
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