[time-nuts] Datum ts2100 gps error code 41: New clone ace III

Lizeth Norman normanlizeth at gmail.com
Fri Jul 25 11:46:59 EDT 2014

The time on the front panel of the instrument, at power on, shows Jan 1,
As you say, the gps health menu choice functions sometimes like you state,
other times I get error 41. I do also get the firmware and satellite
Neither the Tracking or Lock led's illuminate.

On Fri, Jul 25, 2014 at 11:06 AM, Jason Rabel <jason at extremeoverclocking.com
> wrote:

> The "GPS Health" menu choice never really did anything. It will always
> say "Doing position fixes, error code: 1". However, the GPS Firmware and
> Signal Strength menus should report back proper information.
> Can you elaborate on "it does not set the right time"? Is it some random
> time, or is it off by some fixed general offset (like 1 hour)?
> Do the Tracking & Lock LEDs light up with the new receiver?
> > Hi all!
> > Have a Datum ts2100 that had a failed gps receiver. Found a replacement
> as
> > a new "clone". The ts2100 with the new receiver does not set the right
> > time, however, it does know where it is, reports the gps firmware
> version
> > and gives satellite information. Prior to this, the only message that I
> > could get regarding the gps receiver was "gps engine busy". The ts2100
> > never illuminates the "lock" or "tracking" led's on the front panel.
> > When checking the menu available from the front panel, in the timing
> > section, at the "gps health" prompt, the ts2100 reports the error "gps
> > doing fixes error code 41"
> > A google search reveals absolutely nothing.
> > Norm n3ykf
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