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Default ProSet HC6 Profile & Maestro

I am the owner of a 6500 and a Maestro, and I also have a Heil ProSet HC6.  However I can't seem to configure the HC6 on the Maestro, and there is no default profile already on the Maestro.  Oddly enough, there IS a default profile for the HC6 on my PC.  I realize that perfect configuration depends on my voice and other factors, however I'd like to at least start with the default profile on the Maestro.  Does anyone know where I can find the default HC6 file on my PC, and how I can copy it to the Maestro?

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  • Larry _ W8LLLLarry _ W8LLL Member ✭✭
    edited July 2018
    The profiles are stored in the radio so you should have access to them with any client you use to connect to the radio. 
  • David MarottiDavid Marotti Member
    edited June 2018
    That is what I thought too, but the Default HC6 profile does not appear in the profile list on the Maestro.
  • David MarottiDavid Marotti Member
    edited June 2018
    Thanks for your comments.  Well, the good news is that I found the default settings.  Rookie mistake - I was looking at the Global profiles, and not the MIC profiles.  The bad news is that now that I loaded the ProSet HC 6 default profile, I still can't get it set right.  People tell me I am very low.  On the back of the Maestro, I am plugging into "MIC2" with an 1/8" jack, and now I am wondering if it is my connector.  It's a stereo jack with 4 sections to the pin (tip / ring / ring / sleeve).  It's what I use on my KX3, but maybe not what I should be using on the Maestro.  I also noticed that Tim (W4TME) published the settings, but recommends to use input MIC (instead of MIC 2).  So (in the software) I switched to MIC, to turn on DEXP (@ 70), but that made no difference either.  To note, in the software, when you select MIC2, DEXP is grayed out so you can't set it.

    I would be interested to know of anyone else out there is using the Heil ProSet HC 6 headset "with the Maestro," and a.) where you have it plugged into the back of the Maestro, b.) what kind (and brand) of 1/8" adapter / connector you are using, and c.) whether you are using it with the default Heil ProSet HC 6 profile or something else?
  • Tim - W4TMETim - W4TME Administrator, FlexRadio Employee admin
    edited June 2018
    The mic jack is a TRS, not a TRRS.  There is no PTT on that connector.  I suspect that the mic element is not getting the required bias voltage.
    The mic plug wiring diagram is in the Maestro User Guide.
  • David MarottiDavid Marotti Member
    edited January 2018
    Thank you Tim.  Does FLEX sell, or can you recommend when I can purchase a 1/8" adapter / connector that is TRS?  I believe what I need is something that resembles the "ACC-AD1Y Bundle Item: MC-PROSET-HC6 ProSet Headset Cable for 8-pin Foster connector" BUT with the 1/8" TRS on the end instead of the 8 pin round Foster connector that goes directly into the 6500.  Can you send me a URL where I can purchase this item?
  • David MarottiDavid Marotti Member
    edited January 2018
    Thanks Tim.  Looks like this is what I need.  So to be sure, I would plug the female end of the 8 pin on the ACC-AD1Y Bundle connector into the male end of this 8 pin connector, and then the 1/8" into MIC2 on the back of the Maestro.  Since I am going into the back of a Maestro and not a 6400 or 6600, I assume I can just leave the RCA cable unattached.  Correct?

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