[aprssig] VX-8R APRS radio
mcheavens at usa.net
Wed Feb 4 21:10:51 CST 2009
I have posted many comments in the past on this sig and even more on
the VX8 yahoo group.
At 08:48 PM 2/4/2009, you wrote:
>Well, I finally got a VX-8R radio and it looks pretty neat. Though
>it is taking me a long time to figure out all the buttons, and
>menu's and whistles.
>I got the speaker-mic with the GPS and it appears to be very
>sensitive. I get 4 satellites on the first floor of my 2 floor house.
>The station info takes a different approach than kenwood. The VX8R
>displays all of a station's information on one virtual page of 8
>lines and you scroll the 4-high window up and down that page to see
>all the data. The D7 displays the different aspecs of information
>for a station on multiple 3-line pages of info.
>I am collecting any comments from others about lessons learned on this radio.
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