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WINScanner

Windows software for Superstar 360


WINScanner


Funtions:
Frequency range from 26,365MHz to 28,535MHz
Step Up and Step Down
Scan Up and Scan Down
Dual Watch
Repeater function (Split)
2 Memory Bank with 100 memories

System Requirements:
IBM PC compatible
Windows 16/32 bit and Windows NT operating system
1 MB of RAM, 1 MB of free disk space
SS360 Software
Superstar 360 CB-Radio

Price:
Few component`s
1 pcs. 25-Pin D-SUB Connector
1 pcs. NULL-Modem Cable



The connection to Printer port.

 25-Pin Printer Connector

Install a 25-pin D-SUB Male connector on the radio`s bottom cover, and use a NullModem cable to the computer`s printer port.
See Radio interfacing to Printer Port for more information about using PrinterPort.

Pin PrinterPort Direction Usage Connection to: Active H/L
2 Data 0 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 16 HIGH
3 Data 1 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 15 HIGH
4 Data 2 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 14 HIGH
5 Data 3 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 13 HIGH
6 Data 4 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 12 HIGH
7 Data 5 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 11 HIGH
8 Data 6 Out to radio   MB8719 pin 10 HIGH
10 ACK In from radio PTT Switch Microphone connector Pin 3 LOW
11 Busy In from radio Squelch Control Souelch sircuit, IC1 Pin 8 LOW
18 Ground   Ground MB8719 pin 18  


Before modification After modification
MB8719  Circuit
To protect the PrinterPort:
Cut the trace to MB8719 pin 9 to 16
MB8719  Circuit


and insert 6 pcs. 4,7kW resistors across the cutted traces.


Connection to the PrinterPort Squelch sircuit
MB8719 Connection Circuit To use the Scan function you need connection to the Squelch sircuit.
Connect PrinterPort pin 11 to IC1 pin 8.
Use a 4,4kohm resistor to protect the PrinterPort.

Use also a 1N4148 or similar diode to protect the input fron the PTT-Switch.



User Manual



Software:
SS360.EXE and install the file under C:\Superstar\
Inpout16.DLL and install the file under C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\
VBRUN300.DLL and install the file under C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM\

Saving files:
PC: Right-click on link and choose "Save File As"
Mac: Click and hold on link and choose "Save File As"