Yaesu FTDX-101MP

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Note: These notes are for my reference using information apt to my setup. Yours may differ.

FTDX-101 to VL-1000 Quadra Connections

Quadra CT-178 cable.
  1. A CT-178 Yaesu Cable is needed, or make your own.
  2. Remote switch on the rear of the VL-1000 Quadra is ON
  3. Note: I have reduced max power to 100w from the MP to avoid overdriveing the VL-1000.

FTDX-101 Serial Cable

Pin for Pin.  ie 1-1, 2-2, 3-3, etc.

FTDX-101 - Keying the Voice Keyer via CAT control

{CAT1ASC PB0#;} where the # is number 1 to 4 for the message banks.
{CAT2ASC PB0#,} where CAT2 is for the 2nd rig if using SO2R setups.
{CAT1ASC EX0101111;} changes the FTDX101 to accept PC audio and
{CAT1ASC EX0101110;} switches back to Microphone.

SETTING UP THE RADIO FOR N1MM AND DATA MODES

Note: 232C Rate is for serial cable, and CAT rate is for USB connection.

Note: VOX needs to be on for voice and data modes.

Setting CAT RATE to 38400 and time out to 1000ms.
Set VOX to DATA to accept audio from PC USB Audio.
SSB setup 1.
Set Rear Select to USB when using a USB cable for CAT and DATA modes.
Change SSB MOD Source to Rear for audio from PC, or to MIC for microphone operation.
Set PSK to REAR and USB as per picture.
RTTY Setup.
** N1MM and MMTTY EXTFSK.dll use COM5. FSK O/P = RTS. PTT O/P = DTR.

SETTING UP N1MM LOGGER FOR THE FTDX-101MP

Note: Use COM6 Enhanced to talk to radio CAT. COM5 is used for EXTFSK RTTY as assigned above.

PC Ports by Silicon Labs for the FTDX-101.
N1MM Hardware configuration.
CW port setup using a dedicated COM port.
Radio setup.
N1MM SSB CAT Controlled messages using inbuilt and PC voice keyer.
EX0841 changes the FT2000 to accept PC audio and
EX0840 switches back to Microphone.
EX0101111 changes the FTDX101 to accept PC audio and
EX0101110 switches back to Microphone.

SETTING UP THE FTDX-101MP FOR WXJT-X

Note: VOX needs to be on for voice and data modes.

Radio Setup.
Audio Setup.
Ticking the boxes as above, will allow JT Alert to show callsigns in its windows.