eHam Forums => Mobile Ham => Topic started by: N6VQQ on July 03, 2001, 02:46:58 PM

Title: ATAS System
Post by: N6VQQ on July 03, 2001, 02:46:58 PM
Is anyone familiar with using the Yaesu ATAS System Antenna with an Icom 707 MKII, will this work, or is the Yaesu ATAS only for the Yaesu Line.  THX  

Title: ATAS System
Post by: KF3CC on July 16, 2001, 07:41:42 PM
The ATAS100 will only work with the Yaesu when connected directly to the radio.  However there is a company (AM-COM) I believe, that advertised having a unit that will tune the antenna while attached to the ICOM-706 series.  I haven't looked for their ad lately but they use to advertise it in QST.  I have only used the ATAS with the FT-100 so could not tell you how it will perform with the 706.


Title: ATAS System
Post by: WU3U on August 06, 2001, 11:27:30 PM
Question, do you know if the Yaesu FT100D's auto tune feature is compatible with the High Sierra HS 1500 antenna?

Title: ATAS System
Post by: N3NSN on September 09, 2001, 12:37:04 PM
Hi - In re inquiry ATAS -  friend  has 706 in Volvo with AM-COM into MALDOR  trunk mount with separate rocker switch to lower  the ATAS. Saw it Sat. - works great. 73, Rich

Title: ATAS System
Post by: KG4L on October 26, 2001, 01:01:16 PM
This antenna is controlled by a DC voltage on the coax.  If I remember
right, more than 8.5 volts raises the tap and less than that lowers
it.  Information on building your own control box and RF/DC splitter
is at
I was researching this to go the opposite direction -- I want to
make my FT-100D automatically operate some other screwdriver