New ICOM 8 memories external keypad

Discussion in 'Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews' started by VE2DX, Nov 17, 2021.

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  1. VE2DX

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    ok, well testing the new IMK2 8 memories keyboards... and here is the list of compatible ICOM radios;


    ICOM 705, ICOM 7600, ICOM 7610, ICOM 7700, ICOM 7850 and, ICOM 7851.

    And YES! that first one was the ICOM IC-705, with my new IMK2, you can use it to trigger all 8 memories from your radios keyer, here are the complete specs;



    • PCB size 3.5 x 2 inches.
    • All inputs and grounds are fully RF filtered to limit RFI.
    • 8 dual contact memory keys.
    • M1 and M8 are placed for easy priority operations.
    • 2 fully RF filtered to limit RFI External 3.5mm footswitch jacks to trigger M1 and M8.
    • One fully RF filtered to limit RFI external 3.5mm jack to connect to 705, 7600, 7601, 7700, 7850 or 7851 EXTERNAL KEYPAD jack using 3.5mm male to male stereo cable.
    • Fully Ground shielded PCB on both sides to limit RFI.
    • 6 X large 12mm keycaps for M2 to M6 (10mm keycap on this picture).
    • 2 Larger keycaps for M1 and M8 (10mm keycap on this picture).
    • 5 holding stubs for very solid installation in the enclosure. (Enclosure not shown here)
    • Custom design metal enclosure (coming soon)
    • Available in kit form or assembled form with the optional enclosure. (coming soon)
    • The enclosure will be ergonomically designed to help operations. (coming soon)
    • The enclosure will be laser engraved.(coming soon)

    my new CI-V based 8 memories external keypad for 7300/9700 and ICOM 705, ICOM 7600, ICOM 7610, ICOM 7700, ICOM 7850 and, ICOM 7851 will be available in 2022.

    Contact me for more information

    73
    Richard VE2DX

    VE2DX@HOTMAIL.COM

    WWW.VE2DX.COM
     

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