Yaesu SCU40 Wires-X Cable for FTM-400 FTM-100, We are excited to inform you that the PDN (Portable Digital Node) function for the FTM-400 and FTM-100 series is now available. This firmware is now available at our official website: http://www.yaesu.com.
FTM-400XD MAIN Ver 4.40/ DSP Ver 4.31, FTM-400D MAIN Ver 3.40/ DSP Ver 4.31*
FTM-100D MAIN Ver 2.40/ DSP Ver 4.31/ PANEL Ver 2.10,
To properly set up a Portable Digital Node Station with the FTM-400XD, FTM-400D, and FTM-100D, the SCU-40,
Wires-X connection cable kit is required.**
Users can easily establish and operate a Wires-X Portable Node Station by directly connecting the FTM-400XD,
FTM-400D, and FTM-100D to the PC with the SCU-40.
Same as the Wires-X Portable Node with the FT2D, four (4) different types of operation modes are available.
For more detailed information, please refer to the latest operation manual which is posted on our official website
Please also be informed that the latest Wires-X PC software (Ver 1.510) has been released along with the latest
firmware of the FTM-400XD/FTM-400D and FTM-100D. This software contains some improvements and
optimizations to operate a Wires-X PDN (Portable Digital Node) with the C4FM transceivers – FTM-400XD, FTM-
400D, FTM-100D, and FT2D and a fixed Wires-X node station with HRI-200.
With the Portable Digital Node function, the flexibility and mobility of the Wires-X Network will be available all the
time. We believe that this new Wires-X functionality will contribute to the growth of the YAESU C4FM (System
* Please note that while the FTM-400D is supported it does require different MAIN version firmware than the FTM-400XD series.
**If customers are interested in operating his/her node as an Access Point for C4FM digital-only or Direct Operation with other C4FM digital nodes
only, only the SCU-20 cable supplied with the FTM-400XD/D and FTM-100D package is required. It would not be necessary that customers
to purchase the SCU-40 connection cable kit. If customers are interested in Access Point/ Direct Operation both in C4FM digital/ FM modes, the
SCU-40 Cable Kit must be obtained.