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APRS - adaptive position rapid sling PROTOTYPE

Here is a poor executed prototype of APRS, with sh!t-spec hardware and trash-level straps, but it decently serves as overall prove of APRS concept.

The prototype sling is not nearly as rapid as its name stands, but it is still adaptive. 117 more words


N1ZZZ /MM Update - March 29th

A quick update since several have inquired about the status of Jeremy’s latest trip.

As stated and planned (previously detailed) they went “dark” on APRS for several weeks. 138 more words

Robust Packet

More Space APRS


Using space based digipeaters this weekend I had a couple of firsts. One was successfully having a packet digipeated by PSAT (Parkinson Sat – NO84). 1,045 more words

APRS - adaptive position rapid sling

Disclaimer: I have no clue about the purpose of such convertation, but it looks so tacticool. And i’m not happy with concept, including HK-type hook and D-ring, so the concept of APRS was born. 163 more words


APRS Presentation Followup Notes

Very glad to see so much interest in setting up an APRS node in your ham shack. As promised, here are a few links to web sites and programs that have helped me get my station put together. 125 more words

Club News

Terrestrial APRS

I took my first road trip within range of some earthbound digipeaters and iGates tonight. The D72 was secured on the dash of the ute, but using the dual band whip on the roof. 103 more words

Accessing the ISS Digipeater

With a long weekend, and a major project at work behind me, I had a tiny bit of breathing space to play radio this weekend. What I should have been doing is putting in a couple of hours on the AllStarLink for my club (currently at about 30% finished). 805 more words