Icom PCR1000 Resources

The Icom What?

     Bonito RadioCom Software (Cited by Icom's for use with the PCR1000)
   http://www.icomamerica.com/receivers/pc/bonito.html
General Information
David Southworth's PCR1000 page:
   http://qsy.to/pcr
Rich Wells (N2CMA), "Strong Signals" PCR1000 page:
   http://www.qsy.to/pcr/
Icom America PCR1000 page:
   http://www.icomamerica.com/receivers/#IC-PCR1000
   and their UT106 DSP page:
   http://www.icomamerica.com/receivers/pcr1000dsp.html
John Smith's (K3GO) PCR1000 page:
   
http://www.johntsmith.com/pcr1000.htm
Powerband Communications Review:
   http://www.powerband.com.au/pcr1000.html
PCR1000 Mailing List
   http://www.qth.net
    JavaRadio: Control a PCR1000 over the Web!
   http://www.javaradio.com/
Software (see Backing Up Your EEPROM first!)
    Ham Radio Deluxe - Freeware! 
   http://hrd.ham-radio.ch/
    Shortwave Log - Logging and Control - RS232 or Internet!  by Bob Sillett 
   http://www.shortwavelog.com
    Perry Joseph's (DataFile, Inc.) Probe1K for the PCR1000
   http://www.probe1k.com
Giuliano's (ICG) Hardware control panel for PCR1000
   http://it.geocities.com/giulianoi0cg/pcr1000_control_panel.html
Giuliano's (ICG) Field analyzer for PCR1000; uses GPS
   http://it.geocities.com/giulianoi0cg/pcr1000.html
    Carl Walker's "pcrd", an improvement to Unix program above
   http://www.mv.net/ipusers/cdwalker/pcrd.html
    DOS program for controlling PCR1000
   http://www.micosyen.com/pcr.htm
    RadioMax by Data Delivery Devices
   www.datadeliverydevices.com
Pete Mahy's TalkPCR PCR1000 Shareware Program
   http://www.mahy.demon.co.uk/
ScanCat, Commercial Software for PCR1000
   http://www.scancat.com
Visual Radio, Commercial Software for PCR1000, Java, ActiveX
   http:\\www.visualradio.de
Radio Manager, Commercial Software for PCR1000
   http://www.shoc.ch/
Radio Manager (different program!), Soon to Support PCR1000
   http://www.interplaza.com/bensware/rm.htm
Programming Information (Command Set Listings)
Recent compilation by David Anderson: 19nov98.zip (6.7 kB)
    From Clifton Turner: allcmds.zip (4 kB)
Another Command Set Listing: commands.zip (2 kB)
Backing Up and Restoring EEPROM
    Why you should care!
    Baseline EEPROM Data, in case you lose yours 
    Patrick Masotta's Backup Program
   http://members.tripod.com/~pcr1000/index.html
    Pete Mahy's Backup Program (and problem description)
   http://www.mahy.demon.co.uk/
     
Warning: I do not endorse or recommend hardware or firmware (EEPROM) modification of your radio. If you choose to perform a modification, you do so at your own risk.  Also, there has been some discussion on the PCR1000 mailing list that you may be able to damage the PCR1000 by sending the wrong software commands to it.
The Icom PCR1000 is an ultra-wideband receiver (10 KHz to 1300 MHz!) which is completely controlled by an external computer, via a serial cable connection. The only control on the radio itself is an on/off switch! Of course, you can visit some of the sites above to learn more about it.
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Judson L. Ahern  W5JA
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