RBC-212 is a remote base controller equipped with two link input ports. One radio control port and two multi-function ports each on the AUX and RS-232 ports. The TELCOlink port allows connectivity from VOIP services such as vonage, MagicJack, AT&T or just a standard telephone line.
Audio in/out link port allows connection to an audio source such as Skype or a FM radio link. Both links can be connected simultaneously for redudancy. With the optional plug&play cable kit, installation is accomplished in minutes with only mic gain to adjust. Simply connect the radios serial and accessory ports to the RBC. Then connect a telephone line to the RBC. Call the telephone number connected to the RBC with your cell phone. The RBC will auto-answer and connect you to your radio. Its that easy!
When RBC answers, you will be greeted with a high quality female voice. Enter your passcode. After you enter your 4-digit DTMF passcode, you will be informed of the remote base status . . .
Welcome. Remote Base Ready!
At this point you will be in receive mode and monitoring the frequency. You can directly change the frequency at any time or scan the bands using different scan speeds.
Recommended for the RBC-212-IC11, RBC,CNTRL FOR ICOM IC-781