Once you install the extra SSB filters it will work even better then standard, and yes it’s worth it to add them as it will help a lot on small signals. Solution? I decided to write my own cheat sheet or reference card for the Icom IC-706MkIIG. So far I have made three tables in Microsoft Word. Getting harder to find.The Leatherman multi tool of Amateur Transceivers. Well, Murphy’s Law would guarantee that sooner or later I would blow a fuse, possibly at a remote location. These are the plug-in fuses with two blades.
They don’t appear exactly as on the Word document due to formatting constraints of the web. Smaller, faster and easier to use than the factory instruction manual. You can get AF audio out on the mic jack so all you need if a RJ45 cable to plug into the mic jack, 2 1/8″ jacks to plug into the soundcard, and you are ready to go. All KV5R articles are copyrighted and may NOT be reproduced in any other web site, but may be printed for personal and non-profit use, such as Ham clubs and classrooms, provided that links and attributions remain intact. But, I don’t have to swap cables, and that’s the majority of the inconvenience.
Another possible source of power connectors is PowerWerx. I do not know if their connectors have the plastic hook just mentioned. Unlike many other ICOM radios, which connect to accessories via 8-pin and 7-pin DIN connectors, the 706MKIIG has a single 13-pin connector. This is in contrast to the round cable that is usually used for computer networking.