KENWOOD TS-590 FAMILY : GENERAL TECHNOTES


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Title / Link

Ver

Date

Author

Description

1                  

The PCM2903B Audio Codec chip datasheet

 

2008

Texas Instruments

See page 120 of the TS-590S Service Manual for the schematic showing connections to the chip

2                  

Serial Communications Guide for the CP210X

0.9

Oct 2012

Silicon Laboratories

Provides information about serial communications and how to obtain the port number for a specific CP210x device. Code samples are provided for opening, closing, configuring, reading, and writing to a COM port

3                  

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SOf2OOGeGi8

 

16 May 2013

Rob Sherwood, NC0B

Dayton 2013 presentation

4                  

Roofing Filters, Transmitted Bandwidth and Receiver Performance

 

 

Rob Sherwood, NC0B

A classic presentation on what's important when it comes to choosing a radio

5                  

Improving the Intelligibilty of SSB Transmissions

 

Feb 2009

Martin Ehrenfried, G8JNJ

Basic information on speech tailoring. Useful background for setting up TS-590S user-defined equalizer profiles

6                  

ALC Exciter Power Overshoot

 

 

Tom Rauch, W8JI

Every TS-590S owner should read what Tom has to say about ALC overshoot

7                  

Band data information from the TS-590S

 

18 Feb 2012

Steve van Lieburg, PA3GBQ

Demonstration of an interesting PIC project that intercepts TS-590S serial port CAT commands to produce band data output for antenna and/or linear amplifier control

8                  

Running the TS-590S with the SDR-IQ

 

4 Oct 2010

 

YouTube video

9                  

MFJ ENTERPRISES 5213 plug and cable assembly

 

 

MFJ

Open-ended cable wired to 13-pin DIN plug, for use with the TS-590S ACC2 Connector

10               

Antenna Tuner AT-300 connectors

 

1 Apr 2013

Tom Mandell, W3FRG

 

11               

USB-to-Serial Adapters

 

24 Jun 2014

Stephen H. Smith, WA8LMF

The definitive words on what adapter to choose (and what not to choose)

12               

TS-590 Memory Management Software

 

2014

Marian Marencik, OM5MI

 

13               

TS-590SG Whitepaper: Software Incompatibilities with the TS-590S

1.0

2 Nov 2014

Ian Wade, G3NRW

A detailed listing of the differences between the CAT command sets in the TS-590SG and TS-590S

14               

Build590 CAT Library

1.0

4 Dec 2014

Ian Wade, G3NRW

CAT library for third-party developers, to help make apps “bilingual” – that is, for use with the TS-590SG and  the TS-590S. The zip file contains the User Guide, plus  the library code in BASIC as a plain-text file for easy editing



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