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[aprssig] Tracker Enclosure ?

William McKeehan mckeehan at mckeehan.homeip.net
Thu Aug 18 13:37:09 UTC 2005

These are interesting, but they both use HT's and require lots of fabrication.

On Wed, August 17, 2005 11:30 am, Ed L. Locklear, KF4CHG said:
> William McKeehan wrote:
>> I'm looking to build some trackers - initially all using the TinyTrak3,
>> eventually upgrading some to use full TNC's.
>> These trackers will be used for events that cover 40 miles or so from one
>> end
>> to the other and will often be in places where a digi is not available (thus
>> the future full TNC plan for some to be portable digi's). I am planning to
>> use
>> mobile radio's and mag-mount external antenna for these trackers. The
>> trackers
>> will be placed in event vehicles on the day of the event.
>> What I am looking for is example enclosures (and sources for these
>> enclosures)
>> that you have used to build a portable tracker.
>> I'm also looking for input on which current 2-meter radios lend themselves
>> best to APRS use (i.e., have a 6-pin mini din or other features that would
>> make attaching a TNC easy).
>> Thanks for any help!
> William,
> Here are a couple of useful tricks:
> http://www.aprsfl.net/weetrak
> http://www.aprsfl.net/microtrak
> Ed, KF4CHG
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William McKeehan
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