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[aprssig] Confusion with settings.

Robbie - WA9INF mwrobertson at comcast.net
Tue Jun 7 15:23:39 UTC 2005


John,

I saw you made it once to Findu.com, 6 days ago.. Are you using a radio 
and tnc to see the "other" stations on your  map? If so, then all you 
really need to do is to beacon with the D-7 with a path of 
WIDE1-1,WIDE2-2 and you should see the D-7 on your map. This is 
providing you get good position data from the eTrex into the D-7 because 
other wise, the D-7 will not transmit...

If you are connecting the base unit to the internet only, the D-7 has to 
hit an I-Gate before you can see it on Findu.com. I hope in your case 
you are using RF to track your D-7, more fun that way..

Robbie

John Wilcox / NS1Z wrote:
> I have the TM-D700 set up and working apparently well in the shack. I see
> other stations and my position shows up in UIView. Now I want to go for a
> walk with my TH-D7(G) to which I have connected my Gamin eTrex GPS unit. It
> would be nice if I could get my position, while walking, onto the map like a
> mobile would.
> 
> What settings need I adjust on the D7 and D700 to make the D700 digi my D7
> packets? I would guess I need two callsigns, perhaps NS1Z-3 and NS1Z-5 or
> something similar?
> 
> Elmer, can you spare me some knowledge?
> 
> 
> John Wilcox  NS1Z
> EL99bf
> Silver Springs, FL






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