[aprssig] Re: VOX to key up soundmodem?

Jason Winningham jdw at eng.uah.edu
Wed Apr 13 16:52:28 EDT 2005

thanks for the tips!

On Apr 13, 2005, at 2:25 PM, Stephen H. Smith wrote:

> 1)     If you are going to use any kind of vox operation for soundcard 
> operating, go to the Windows Control Panel

I'm running Linux...

> 2)     Or better, install a second sound card to be dedicated 
> exclusively to ham operating.  A basic vanilla PCI-slot sound card can 
> be had now for USD $20-25.
> These devices, which are usually a cigarette-pack-sized box at the end 
> of a USB cable, typically go for USD $60-$100.

yeah but, a TNC-X goes for $45.  The only reason I would want to do 
sound card is to do packet on the cheap.


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