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SmartRIB Questions

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ronenp

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Hi
Is SmartRIB Compatible with Reguler Rib If I want to program MTSX radios? MCS2000 Or Maxreac ?
Is the Serial Cable from the PC Com Port to the RIB same as for regular rib ?
Will it work with same program that the Regular rib Work with ?
Whatis the XP Switch doing ?
and what Can the SmartRib Do that regular Rib Cant ?
When I connect the serial cable from the regular rib to the smart rib the radio Make Reset ......


Any help would be appreciated
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Ronen - 4Z4ZQ
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The SmartRIB can be used to update the radio's firmware whereas the regular RIB can not.
 

n7maq-1

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Thank you for the answer
What about the cable from the PC com port to the rib ?
is it same pin assignment as the regular rib or a diffrent pin order ?

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The S-RIB uses a standard 9 pin serial cable, the RLN4008 takes a 15 pin so the cables from PC to RIB are not the same, the RIB to RADIO cables are the same.
 
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