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Maestro VFO's are linked

Norm - W7CK
Norm - W7CK Member ✭✭
edited April 2020 in Maestro
Every once in a while I somehow get both of the VFOs linked together.  I have 2 panadapters open with one slice in each.  Lets say A is on 20m and B is on 6m.  Then every once in a while I somehow get the VFOs so that when I turn either VFO dial, both slices will change frequency.  They both go up or down in frequency as I move just one of the dials.

I'm sure this is something I'm somehow selecting but for the life of me, I can't figure it out.  I have to turn the Maestro off and then back on in order to clear up the problem.

Anyone else experiencing this?  Any idea what I'm doing wrong?


Answers

  • EA4GLI
    EA4GLI Salvador Member ✭✭✭
    edited November 2016
    It is actually a feature, which purpose I don't understand. Between the dials there is a button labeled A>B. if you do a long press on it it locks both VFOs together (A>>B) and another long press will give you back normal use of the VFOs without having to restart the Maestro.
  • Chris DL5NAM
    Chris DL5NAM Member ✭✭✭
    edited April 2020
    Salvador, maybe for 10m FM Relais?
  • KY6LA_Howard
    KY6LA_Howard La Jolla, CA. Paris and Sablet FranceMember ✭✭✭
    edited January 2017
    Fixed linked splits for contesting
  • EA4GLI
    EA4GLI Salvador Member ✭✭✭
    edited November 2016
    Thanks for the explanation, I will research those.... I can only see advantage for linked VFOs if you are working sats to compensate for doppler. Do we have this feature in SmartSDR?

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