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[aprssig] Confusion with settings.

Cap Pennell cap at cruzio.com
Tue Jun 7 17:41:28 UTC 2005


But a path of WIDE1-1,WIDE2-1 or plain WIDE2-2 is better than
WIDE1-1,WIDE2-2 (2 digi hops instead of 3 digi hops).

NS1Z made it into the APRS-IS (internet stream) with NO digi hops.
http://map.findu.com/NS1Z
NS1Z>APU25N,qAR,KG4YZY-11:=2914.71N/08152.86W- {UIV32N}

Yes, John, two different SSIDs (like NS1Z-3 and NS1Z-5).

73, Cap KE6AFE

> -----Original Message-----
> From: aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org
> [mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org]On Behalf Of Robbie - WA9INF
> Sent: Tuesday, June 07, 2005 08:24 AM
> To: ns1z at cfl.rr.com; TAPR APRS Mailing List
> Subject: Re: [aprssig] Confusion with settings.
>
>
> 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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