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Xpost / Seeking help from our Icom friends in regards to iDAS/NXDN compatibility

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May 29, 2010
the far east
Howdy there has been a little bit of confusion about how to get kenwood and icom radios to work together on a conventional system.

Basically I have a Kenwood NX-800h that for various reasons, we're trying to interface with an ICOM system. Both are running NXDN in a conventional, non-trunked mode. I have all the frequency and encryption info set up in the KPG-111DN software, but I'm still having issues.

When we have encryption enabled on both the ICOM and the Kenwood radios, the ICOM can see and hear the Kenwood. But when the ICOM is transmitting, the Kenwood only sees that the channel is keyed and no audio is heard.

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