Maestro Mic Selection Menu

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When selecting the TX Menu on the Maestro, the Mic Selection menu appears on the left side.  I think I can guess what the various options are but I am unable to find them defined in either the SSDR or the Maestro manuals (they may be there and I have missed them!).

Can someone give me definitive list of what they refer to or, better still, a page number in the Maestro manual? For example, is M-MIC1 the RJ45 or the 3.5mm jack on the Maestro?   

David G4NRT
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Hi David, Mine is labelled on the back of the maestro. rj45 is Mic 1, mic 2 is the 3.5 mm jack.
There is a diagram on page 13 of the Maestro user manual.
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Yes, M-Mic1 is the Maestro RJ-45.

M-Mic2 is the 3.5 TRS with tip mic+ and shell mic-. The ring is a PTT connection.

R stands for radio connections. More detail on pinouts is in the Maestro user guide starting on page 16.

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My thanks to those who replied.  I know about the Maestro connections and I know about the pinouts for the various Maestro mic connectors etc. They are easy to find.  

My question was actually a bit wider-ranging.  I had to work out for myself that the M-* entries refer to the Maestro and that the R-* entries refer to the radio.  

What I was asking was where they are documented.  I think I didn't phrase my original question very well!

I shouldn't have had to work out that R-BAL refers to the balanced mic input on the 6x00.  Have I missed a page in one of the manuals or is it not actually listed, in which case perhaps the next revision of the manuals should have the table added to page 61 in the Maestro User Guide.

David G4NRT