b. Load desired CUE frequently into CUE channel.
Set FCTN to SQ ON
d. Key transmitter and call NCS.
If no reply, set RF to HI, VOL full right;
then repeat this step several times.
Wait for reply
CHANGING HOPSET IDENTIFICATION (ID)
Changing FH hopset ID.
When needed and authorized, the NCS can change from
one FH hopset ID to another.
Net members must also change hopset
Set FCTN to LD.
b. Set MODE to FH-M
Set CHAN to channel where the hopset ID is stored that needs to be
Display shows old hopset ID.
Display shows that the last two digits have been
f. Enter next to last digit of new hopset ID.
Enter last digit of new hopset ID.
Make sure you have entered the correct numbers.
a mistake, communication will not be possible.
If you made
The old hopset ID is cleared at the completion of step h.
If you need to restore the original hopset ID, press FREQ,
CLR, and enter the last two digits of the original hopset
h. Press <Sto/ENT> (display blinks and the new hopset ID is stored).
If you lose communication, do the following steps.
Set CHAN to channel where you last had communication.
b. Monitor channel (step a).
Wait for the NCS to contact you.
d. If you are unable to make contact after doing step c, do steps e and f.
Set KY-57 to OFF, rt FCTN to SQ OFF, rt CHAN to CUE, and rt VOL as needed.
f. Key transmitter and call NCS; then request a cold start.