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Icom 7610 RS-BA1 Installation and Settings

In Icom 7610, Software by K0PIR6 Comments

I finally made a video on the Icom 7610 RS-BA1 remote software. Although I have not been using it for very long, this first video shows how to install it from the Icom CD-ROM, apply the update from the Icom website and of course shows the settings in the radio and RS-BA1 software.¬†Everything works as advertised and I am very …

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Icom Hand Mic Caution Icom Transceivers

In Discussion by K0PIR10 Comments

Here’s an Icom hand mic caution and I am not bashing Icom for this quirk, but I do think it is something that needs to be known. When using the supplied hand mic with the Icom 7300 or Icom 7610 the up/down buttons are active when transmitting in phone modes. Whether you are using memory mode or not, if the …

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Icom 7610 Heat Sink, Loose or Detached ADC Heatsinks

In Icom 7610 by K0PIR11 Comments

There’s a new thread in the Icom 7610 Groups.io forum discussing the Icom 7610 ADC heat sinks. Evidentially, during a production run, one or possibly two heat sinks were not held into place long enough for the adhesive to attach the heat sink securely. Some Icom 7610 owners have reported loose or detached heat sinks in the Icom 7610. Note: …

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Upgrade Your Hard Drive to a SSHD the EASY Way

In Software by K0PIR2 Comments

Upgrading a hard drive can be an intimidating and time consuming process, but it may be necessary to speed up your computer and help it run smoothly. Computers are an integral part of Ham Radio these days and I consider mine a part of my Ham station. Have you wanted to upgrade your hard drive? Given this method, it’s very …