FT891 Digital Config

radar23126th August 2022 at 10:48am

Contents

  • References
  • Introduction
  • FT891 Menu Settings
  • FLRig XCVR Conf
  • FLDigi Rig Conf
  • WSJTX Radio Conf
  • JS8Call Conf

References

  • TBD

Introduction

This page captures the current working configuration used to get my Ham transceiver up and running on digital modes. This is currently what works, but should be considered a work in progress.

FT891 Menu Settings

Menu NumberMenu NameSettingComment
05-06CAT Rate38400
05-07CAT Tot1000
05-08CAT RTSDisable
08-01Data ModeOthers
08-03Other Disp1500
08-04Other Shift1500
08-05Data LCut FreqOff
08-07Data LCut SlopeOff
08-09Data in SelectRear
08-10Data PTT SelectRTS
08-11Data Out Level100
08-12Data BFOUSB
11-08SSB PTT SelectDAKY
16-03HF Power100

FLRig XCVR Conf

  • XCVR
    • /dev/ttyUSB0
    • 38400
    • 1 stop bit
  • PTT
    • CAT Port PTT options
      • PTT via CAT

FLDigi Rig Conf

  • Rig Control
    • FLRig
      • Enable flrig xcvr control with fldigi as client
    • Hardware PTT
      • Use separate serial port PTT
      • /dev/ttyUSB1
      • Use RTS
  • Soundcard
    • Devices
      • PulseAudio

WSJTX Radio Conf

  • Radio
    • CAT Control
      • /dev/ttyUSB0
      • 38400
      • Eight
      • One
      • None
    • PTT Method
      • RTS
      • Port
        • /dev/ttyUSB1
    • Mode
      • Data
    • Split
      • None

JS8Call Conf

  • Radio
    • CAT Control
      • /dev/ttyUSB0
      • 38400
      • Eight
      • One
      • None
    • Rig Options
      • PTT Method
        • RTS
      • Port
        • /dev/ttyUSB1
      • Mode
        • Data/Pkt
      • Split
        • None