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DUAL BANDHEAVY DUTY SUBMERSIBLE TRANSCEIVERVX-6ROPERATING MANUALVERTEX STANDARD CO., LTD.4-8-8 Nakameguro, Meguro-Ku, Tokyo 153-8644, JapanVERTEX STANDARDUS Headquarters10900 Walker Street, Cypress, CA 90630, U.S.A.YAESU EUROPE B.V.P.O. Box 75525, 1118 ZN Schiphol, The NetherlandsYAESU UK LTD.Unit 12, Sun Valley Business Park, Winnall CloseWinchester, Hampshire, SO23 0LB, U.K.VERTEX STANDARD HK LTD.Unit 5, 20/F., Seaview Centre, 139-141 Hoi Bun Road,Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong KongContentsScanning...................................................................... 46VFO Scanning ............................................................................. 47Setting the Squelch Level during activate Scanning Opertion 48How to Skip (Omit) a Frequency during VFO Scan ............. 48Memory Scanning ....................................................................... 49How to Skip (Omit) a Channel during Memory Scan ........... 49Preferential Memory Scan ..................................................... 50Memory Bank Scan ............................................................... 51Programmable (Band Limit) Memory Scan (PMS) ..................... 52Priority Channel Scanning (Dual Watch) ................................ 53Automatic Lamp Illumination on Scan Stop ............................... 54Band Edge Beeper ....................................................................... 54Weather Alert Scan ..................................................................... 55Smart Search Operation ........................................... 56Channel Counter Operation ...................................... 58EPCS (Enhanced Paging & Code Squelch) ................... 60Storing the CTCSS Tone Pairs for EPCS Operation .................... 60Activating the Enhanced Paging & Code Squelch System ......... 61Paging Answer Back ................................................................... 61Emergency Feature .................................................... 62Emergency Channel Operation .................................................... 62Emergency Automatic ID (EAI) Feature .................................... 62Selecting the EAI mode and its Transmit Time .................... 63Activating the EAI feature .................................................... 63To Locate an Unresponsive Operator Using the EAI Feature 64ARTSTM (Automatic Range Transponder System) ....... 65Sensor Mode ............................................................... 68To display the Temperature ......................................................... 68To display the Sensor Information .............................................. 68Selecting and Correcting the Atmospheric Pressure Meter ......... 69Selecting and Correcting the Altimeter ....................................... 69Internet Connection Feature ..................................... 70SRG (Sister Radio Group) Mode ............................................. 70FRG (Friendly Radio Group) Mode ........................................ 71DTMF Operation ....................................................... 73Manual DTNF Tone Generation ................................................. 73DTNF Autodialer ........................................................................ 73CW Training Feature ................................................ 75Miscellaneous Settings ............................................... 76Password ..................................................................................... 76Programming the P Key ........................................................... 77Receive Battery Saver Setup ....................................................... 77Wakeup Feature Setup ................................................................ 78TX Battery Saver ......................................................................... 79ATT (Front End Attenuator) ....................................................... 79Disabling the TX/BUSY Indicator .............................................. 80Automatic Power-Off (APO) Feature ......................................... 80Automatic Power-On Feature ...................................................... 81Busy Channel Lock-Out (BCLO) ................................................ 82Transmitter Time-Out Timer (TOT) ............................................ 83Changing the TX Deviation Level .............................................. 83Reset Procedures ....................................................... 85Cloning ........................................................................ 86Set (Menu) Mode ....................................................... 87Specifications ............................................................ 104AUTO Mode Preset Operating Parameters ...... 106General Description ..................................................... 1Accessories & Options ................................................. 2Controls & Connections .............................................. 3Top & Front Panel .......................................................................... 3LCD ................................................................................................ 4Side & Bottom Panel ...................................................................... 5Keypad ........................................................................................... 6Installation of Accessories ........................................... 8Antenna Installation ....................................................................... 8Belt Clip & Hand Strap Installation ............................................... 8Installation of FNB-80LI Battery Pack .......................................... 9Battery Charging ............................................................................ 9Installation of FBA-23 Battery Case ........................................... 10Low Battery Indication ................................................................ 10Interface of Packet TNCs .......................................... 11Operation .................................................................... 12Switching Power On and Off ...................................................... 12Adjusting the Volume Level ....................................................... 12Squelch Adjustment .................................................................... 13Selecting the Operating Band ...................................................... 14Frequency Navigation ................................................................. 14Transmission ............................................................................... 16Changing the Transmit Power Level ..................................... 17Changing the Microphone Gain Level .................................. 18AM Broadcast Reception ............................................................ 18AM Aircraft Reception ................................................................ 19FM Broadcast/TV Audio Reception ............................................ 19Advanced Operation .................................................. 20Keyboard Locking ....................................................................... 20Adjusting the Keypad Beeper Volume Level .............................. 21Keypad/LCD Illumination ........................................................... 21Changing the Channel Steps ........................................................ 22Changing the Receiving Mode .................................................... 22RF Squelch .................................................................................. 23Checking the Battery Voltage ..................................................... 23Repeater Operation ................................................... 24Repeater Shifts ............................................................................ 24Automatic Repeater Shift (ARS) ................................................. 24Manual Repeater Shift Activation ............................................... 25CTCSS/DCS Operation ............................................. 27CTCSS Operation ........................................................................ 27DCS Operation ............................................................................ 28DCS Code Inversion .................................................................... 29CTCSS/DCS Bell Operation ....................................................... 30Tone Search Scanning ................................................................. 31Split Tone Operation ................................................................... 32Tone Calling (1750 Hz) ............................................................... 32Memory Mode ............................................................ 33Memory Storage .......................................................................... 34Storing Independent Transmit Frequencies (Odd Split) .......... 34Memory Recall ............................................................................ 35Labeling Memories ...................................................................... 35Memory Offset Tuning ................................................................ 37Moving Memory Data to the VFO .............................................. 38Masking Memories ...................................................................... 38Memory Only Mode .................................................................... 38HOME Channel Memory ............................................................ 39Memory Bank Operation ............................................................. 40Direct Memory Recall Channel ................................................... 42Short-Wave Broadcast Station Memory Channels ...................... 43Weather Broadcast Channels ......................................................