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Topic: PCI max 3000 stopped working.
jseabolt

Replies: 5
Views: 4676
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Sat Aug 17, 2013 1:25 am   Subject: PCI max 3000 stopped working.
The sound card and com port are two separate devices on board PCIMAX.

Maybe the com port died and sound card survived, it is possible.

When a lightning strikes nearby things can "die" ...
Topic: PCI max 3000 stopped working.
jseabolt

Replies: 5
Views: 4676
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Fri Aug 16, 2013 6:34 pm   Subject: PCI max 3000 stopped working.
I am sorry but I think the lightning got it

Regards,
Marko

Looks like if lightening struck my J-pole antenna, it would have fried my whole PC. But it could have just been a power surge like ...
Topic: PCI max 3000 stopped working.
jseabolt

Replies: 5
Views: 4676
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Thu Aug 15, 2013 2:48 am   Subject: PCI max 3000 stopped working.
My transmitter card stopped working the other day and I am not sure why. But want to rule out lightening or a power surge first.

We had a storm a couple of weeks ago that lead to a 10 second power ...
Topic: Problems with Installation of PCIMax 3000+
jseabolt

Replies: 7
Views: 4951
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:08 am   Subject: Problems with Installation of PCIMax 3000+
Latest software update lets you turn card on/off at start-up automatically so such workarounds are no longer necessary.

I'm trying to find the latest Cybermax version on your website but I'm not ha ...
Topic: Problems with Installation of PCIMax 3000+
jseabolt

Replies: 7
Views: 4951
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:51 pm   Subject: Problems with Installation of PCIMax 3000+
The problem was probably that you did not press "Update TX".

After you do that it takes a few seconds for the PLL/frequency to be set
and power raised to full.

You can turn the card o ...
Topic: Drastic range increase. Temperature related?
jseabolt

Replies: 1
Views: 2595
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2012 7:47 pm   Subject: Drastic range increase. Temperature related?
I decided to raise my antenna by 3 meters to get the J-leg section above the rooftop on my metal garage to see if I could increase my range. I was thinking the metal roof could be deflecting the signa ...
Topic: J-pole antenna and wattage question
jseabolt

Replies: 7
Views: 4470
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Wed Mar 14, 2012 1:51 am   Subject: J-pole antenna and wattage question
That is definitely not true.

Here's the thread:

http://www.pcs-electronics.com/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=2575
Topic: J-pole antenna and wattage question
jseabolt

Replies: 7
Views: 4470
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2012 5:48 pm   Subject: J-pole antenna and wattage question
Things look good.

For more range you'll simply need more power, that's all. 15W might be enough.

Correct me if I am wrong in case I misread someone's post but with this transmitter can you repla ...
Topic: J-pole antenna and wattage question
jseabolt

Replies: 7
Views: 4470
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2012 4:05 pm   Subject: J-pole antenna and wattage question
It's more of a 2.5 km radius. The signal starts to fade after about 2 km especially when I go into dips and valleys. The terrain here in East Tennessee is not flat and lots of hills and valleys and is ...
Topic: J-pole antenna and wattage question
jseabolt

Replies: 7
Views: 4470
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Tue Mar 13, 2012 1:05 am   Subject: J-pole antenna and wattage question
Just got through mounting my J-pole antenna.

http://i222.photobucket.com/albums/dd148/turbofiat/misc/Jpoleantenna1.jpg

I built it out of 1/2" / 13mm copper tubing. My antenna is tuned to 9 ...
Topic: Toggle between sound car and transmitter?
jseabolt

Replies: 2
Views: 2835
PostForum: FM transmitters   Posted: Sat Dec 10, 2011 7:15 am   Subject: Toggle between sound car and transmitter?
Set default audio card that is not the one from PCIMAX, exactly how depends on windows version.

And set your audio playback software that you use for PCI MAX to the sound card from PCIMAX (USB audi ...
Topic: Toggle between sound car and transmitter?
jseabolt

Replies: 2
Views: 2835
PostForum: FM transmitters   Posted: Mon Dec 05, 2011 3:12 am   Subject: Toggle between sound car and transmitter?
I got my PCIMAX3000+ transmitter up and running but can't remember how to toggle between the transmitter and the sound card.

Even after I reboot my PC the transmitter takes over without even starti ...
Topic: Software documentation
jseabolt

Replies: 1
Views: 2875
PostForum: PCI MAX transmitters   Posted: Wed Apr 13, 2011 3:27 am   Subject: Software documentation
I've got my PCI MAX 3000 up and running but I'm having some difficulty figuring out how to use the software. I printed off the manual but can't find much on how the software operates. I haven't had m ...
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