[Yaesu] DVS-2 and FT1000D

Robin Thompson robin@g3tkf.freeserve.co.uk
Sun, 16 Apr 2000 23:09:39 +0100

Any answers to your question Nancy/Steve ?

I have never been very happy with the audio quality from the DVS2 - It
has it's uses in contests but not too hot for giving "the other guy" a
feel for his audio quality.

In article <l03130309b51c1c5daf9b@[]>, Nancy & Steve
Lawrence <smlx@earthlink.net> writes
>I just bought a DVS-2 to use with my FT1000D. The new DVS-2s have an
>updated CPU which allows recording of a "stop" command before the memory
>segment times out. The manual is dated 1998.
>I called Yaesu service. There is no mod to update older DVS-2s.
>There is a mod to reduce the audio drive level. Tech bulletin TB-9110
>released Feb, 8, 1991 says to change R3161 on the AF unit in the FT-1000/D
>from 1K to 4.7K
>Question: Has anyone tried this mod? Results? Anyone tried any external in
>series mods to control the gain?
>Tks & 73, Steve WB6RSE
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Robin Thompson
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