[chirp_users] Settings

Forrest wfj at usa.com
Tue Jul 22 17:11:26 PDT 2014

Agreed, absolutely..


On Jul 22, 2014, at 4:01 PM, Jim Unroe <rock.unroe at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Jul 22, 2014 at 12:26 PM, Forrest <wfj at usa.com> wrote:
> Curious why you say that using tone squelch on both TX and RX is not recommended???
> THX.
> Forrest
> Forrest,
> This is more directed to new users that don't know what tone squelch is or how it works. What happens is that they program both a TX tone and an RX tone for a repeater that does not transmit one and then ask "The green receive light lights up but I can't hear anything. Why doesn't it work?" Programming no RX tone always works. Programming an RX tone when the other station doesn't transmit one, or transmits a different tone than the one programmed, never works (unless your goal is to never hear that station:).
> Once it understand how tone squelch works, why it would be needed in a particular application and it is known that the remote station is transmitting the matching tone, it is certainly encouraged to use both.
> Jim KC9HI
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