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K4KPN-10 Robust Packet I-Gate / Digipeater Update and APRS-IS Gotchas

K4KPN-10 has clearly benefited from the combination of antenna system repairs and noise floor (NF) reduction work at the site last Fall. Performance is back to what one would expect from it. 1,043 more words


K4KPN-15 I-Gate & WIDEn-n Digipeater now Operational

KYPN is happy to announce a new 2 meter APRS I-Gate & Digipeater callsign K4KPN-15 is now fully operational from EM78RP in Williamstown.

K4KPN-15 is a full 2-way I-Gate and WIDEn-n digipeater optimized for 1200 baud infrastructure use. 810 more words


Amateur Radio This Week: 2018.19

This week, I have been active with radio-related projects.  I started logging all of my NM QSO Party contacts, and am about half finished that project.  169 more words

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I am getting geared up for the Storm Chase, but I cannot seem to get my APRS system up and running.  I haven’t ran APRS in several years, and thought maybe I could get something running by Wednesday.  136 more words


Raspberry Pi is Up Up and Away

BACAR — Balloon Carrying Amateur Radio — is just what it sounds like. A high-altitude balloon carries experiments and communicates via amateur radio. decided to… 196 more words

Raspberry Pi

Stay Tuned

Well after two weekends worth of discussion and debate, some Kentucky Packet Systems will be returning to the airwaves soon. Not everything is returning and a lot of what is returning will only remain if it sees enough usage to justify it. 756 more words


Radio In The Park Day - May 6 2018

Save the date!  On Sunday afternoon 1pm May 6, 2018 the DARC will be out at Custer Park in Richardson for Radio In The Park Day. 139 more words