[aprssig] Re: Anyone running APRS on a LCD in a car ?
kb8uih at sbcglobal.net
Tue Jan 24 17:02:39 CST 2006
Yet any police department in the land has computers in
every car specifically for the driver to see.
I use laptops for my mobile APRS ops that require more
than the D700 will allow.
--- Al Wolfe <awolfe at Route24.net> wrote:
> Our state legislature (the best money can buy)
> here in Illinois has
> decided that it is illegal for the driver of a
> vehicle to be able to see an
> onboard TV screen or computer screen while operating
> a vehicle. This is very
> discouraging to me as I have been running APRS on a
> laptop, usually on the
> passenger seat, for many years.
> This kind of puts the kibosh on running a lot of
> the newer gear that
> have a screen built in. I don't know if anyone has
> challenged this ill
> conceived law yet.
> Al, K9SI
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