[TenTec] confusion about 563 vs 564
Tue, 10 Sep 2002 22:48:23 -0400
I haven't checked this out but someone told me the real Omni VI+ had circuit
boards with surface mount technology, smt, components while the other did
not. Perhaps someone can verify this.
I can't help believe that many changes and improvements weren't made over
the years and a real VI+ should have the latest. If nothing else, a real VI+
would be newer than an old upgraded one.
Steve Ellington N4LQ.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ron Pletter" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, September 09, 2002 4:45 PM
Subject: [TenTec] confusion about 563 vs 564
> I have been off this reflector for more than a year and recently
> resubscribed. At one time I owned an Omni VI model 563. I presently own
> Omni VI Plus model 564.
> But I am finding folks posting to the list model 563 which was upgraded to
> option 3, and are calling it an Omni VI Plus. Even the used/demo list
> TenTec uses the teminology "Omni-VI factory upgraded to Omni-VI Plus" for
> model 563.
> So my question is: Is a model 563 with Option 3 upgrade now called
> Plus? Or is the term being used loosely?
> Thanks and 73
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