SunSDR2 Pro Transceiver
SKU Part Number: SUNSDR2-PRO
SunSDR2 transceiver - is up-to-date system of the amateur radio communication in the HF and VHF frequency bands with the digital signal processing....
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SunSDR2 transceiver - is up-to-date system of the amateur radio communication in the HF and VHF frequency bands with the digital signal processing. This device is designed to work with the PC via Ethernet (LAN) or via WiFi. Receive path is based on the direct conversion principle, transmission path – over the direct synthesis principle. 

Main capabilities 

·         Separate independent receive path based on Direct Down Conversion principle (DDC)

·         Separate independent transmitter, based on the Direct Up Conversion principle (DUC)

·         Full or half-duplex mode *

·         Antenna switch for 2 antennas in HF

·         Built-in power-meter and SWR-meter in HF band

·         External control connector for other devices, 10 powerful keys with open collector

·         ALC connector for external power amplifiers

·         Input connector for connecting PTT footswitch

·         Input connector for connecting CW-key

·         Output Jack for headphones, impedance 8-10000 Ohm

·         Microphone input Jack for electret microphone

·         Microphone connector with PTT switch Yaesu MH-31,which contains microphone, PTT button and 3 additional functional buttons

·         Protection from polairty reversal

·         Ethernet LAN interface provides galvanic isolation between transceiver and PC

·         Transceiver's calibrations are kept inside the device. No need for primary calibration

·         Possibility of remote work. PTT footswitch and CW-key are connected to the E-Coder panel, microphone – to the PC

* Full duplex mode is supported by the transceiver's hardware, but is not software implemented. This mode will be supported in the future ExpertSDR2  software versions.

Application field

·         Radio Amateur HF/VHF transceiver

·         Remote reception point for contests

·         SO2R/SO2V working contest-station

·         Spectrum analyzer with the spectrum scope up to 80MHz

·         Record air stations with the further reproducing

PC requirements

·         Processor Intel Core i3 and higher

·         Video card supporting the technology of OpenGL 1.5 and higher and RAM 256 Mbyte and more

·         Local network connector 100 Mbps or 1 Gbps

·         OS Windows XP/7/8 x32 or x64, OS Linux Ubuntu x64

Software

ExpertSDR2 program is used to support SunSDR2 transceiver. At the present moment software works in the receiving mode and maintains two independent channels with the bands up to 312 kHz. DSP library, developed by the company Expert Electronics, allowed to improve the receipt quality and higher the software reliability. Two OS are supported: Windows 8 and Linux Ubuntu.

Receiver's block diagram

Transceiver SunSDR2 configuration

Transceiver can have additional option WiFi unit for work in wireless networks. In accordance with it at the rear panel can be either set or not WA connectors and the delivery set is changed.

Basic configuration:

·         Transceiver SunSDR2. At the rear panel of the basic model there is no SMA connector for WiFi antenna

·         LAN-cable for connecting to local network

·         Power cable for connecting the transceiver to power supply

·         Two audio-adapters  JACK 6.3mm to JACK 3.5mm for connecting PC's headset to transceiver

·         CD-disk with software (Software can be also downloaded from our web-site)

Maximum configuration:

·         Transceiver SunSDR2. At the rear panel of the model is set SMA connector for WiFi antenna

·         LAN-cable for connecting to local network

·         Small-size WiFi antenna

·         Power cable for connecting the transceiver to power supply

·         Two audio-adapters  JACK 6.3mm to JACK 3.5mm for connecting PC's headset to transceiver

·         CD-disk with software (Software can be also downloaded from our web-site)

Additional configuration:

In addition to the basic transceiver's configuration can be purchased the following devices:

·         Switched power supply  for voltage 15 V current 5A

·         PC's headset  with electret microphone

·         SDR control panel E-Coder or E-Coder Mini kit for remote comfortable work

****Wifi version not available at this time****


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Software and manuals

You can find the software for Windows, Linux, and Mac here

  pdf   Brochure SunSDR2 transceiver

Main characteristics of the SunSDR2 transceiver are given in the document


pdf   SunSDR2 Quick start

Short instruction how to connect the SunSDR2 transceiver to PC


pdf  SunSDR2 Product Brief

SunSDR2 Product brief 2012


pdf   SunSDR2 article FUNKAMATEUR

Article in German magazine FUNKAMATEUR about SunSDR2 transceiver


 

Useful schemes


 pdf  Block Diagram for MO2R mode with SunSDR2

This Block Diagram can be used for organization of the two operator's workstations with a single transceiver SunSDR2. This scheme was tested one of our country's club stations and showed interesting results when working in contests.


 pdf  Connecting to SunSDR2 of external PA, fan and relay

In the document you can find information about how to connect to external PA. Described the connection to transceiver a fan and relay for control of external BPF, antenna switch etc.


pdf  Schematic diagram for conection VL-1000(Yaesu) and SunSDR2

This schematic diagram provides you to create special control cable by own hands. With this cable you can connect SunSDR2 transceiver to VL-1000 power amplifier from Yaesu and control bands switching and PTT mode.
Also you can use this schematic diagram for building additional cables for control PA, antennas switches etc.

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 Windows


installer  ExpertSDR2 v.1.2.0 RC_SunSDR2_PRO
Firmware v. 41.8 dd: 02-11-2016

 

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 RC_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 beta_6_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 beta_5_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 beta_4_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 beta_3_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 beta_2_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 beta_1_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 alpha_5_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 alpha_4_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 alpha_3_Release_Notes

pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 alpha_2_Release_Notes
pdf  ExpertSDR2 1.2 alpha_Release_Notes

 

installer  ExpertSDR2 v.1.1.3
Firmware v. 41.8 dd: 02-11-2016

 

installer  ExpertSDR2 v.1.1.3_North America
Firmware v. 41.8 dd: 02-11-2016

 

Warning!
To use the ExpertSDR2 software, please install the Visual Studio Redistributable 2015 x86 (32bit) either from the ExpertSDR2 installer or from the official Microsoft website:

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=52685

 

 Linux x64 (created by Ubuntu 16.04)


installer  ExpertSDR2 v.1.2.0 RC

Firmware v. 41.8 dd:02-11-16

 

installer  ExpertSDR2 v.1.1.3_North America
Firmware v. 41.8 dd: 02-11-2016

 


mac oc x  macOS


installer  ExpertSDR2 v.1.2.0 beta 6

Firmware v. 41.8 dd:02-11-16

 

Warning!
ExpertSDR2 works on macOS 10.12 Sierra (earlier versions weren't tested).

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