Month: March 2024

Tribute to VA7EDN (SK)

It is with heavy hearts that we bid farewell to Edgil Nelson, known as VA7EDN (SK), who departed on March 26, 2024, following a prolonged illness. I first crossed paths with Edge during my youth, likely still a teenager, not knowing the depth of friendship that would flourish in the years to come. Our daily […]

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FAQ – What wireless mouse works with the FT-710?

Using a wireless mouse with a Yaesu FT-710 transceiver can significantly enhance convenience and control for amateur radio enthusiasts. Among the compatible options, the Logitech M310 Wireless Mouse stands out as a reliable choice. Its ergonomic design and wireless connectivity make it a practical accessory for seamlessly navigating the FT-710’s interface while maintaining flexibility in […]

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Yaesu FT-710 Parametric EQ Settings Explained

The Yaesu FT-710 offers parametric equalizer (EQ) settings, allowing users to adjust the audio frequency response to tailor it to their preferences or compensate for specific voice or operating environment characteristics. This flexibility allows for precise customization of the audio response to achieve optimal clarity and intelligibility, especially in noisy or challenging operating environments. The […]

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FT-710 Monitor

Yaesu FT-710 External Monitor Dilemma

Numerous operators have inquired about monitor selection and interface cable recommendations. In response to a query, Mark Fairweather posted Yaesu’s response on an FT-710 Facebook page, where they addressed the concerns. According to Yaesu, certain aftermarket converters may have voltages exceeding 5v, posing a risk of triggering the 150mA internal protection fuse on the radio’s […]

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