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[aprssig] findu.com Location off by 100 miles.

Richard Amirault ramirault at verizon.net
Tue Jun 6 13:50:05 UTC 2006


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Curt, WE7U"
Sent: Tuesday, June 06, 2006 9:44 AM
Subject: Re: [aprssig] findu.com Location off by 100 miles.
(snip)
> Of course in my APRS client I can bring up an info window on the
> callsign, click a button, and have their street address.  I can then
> ask the client to put a big 'X' on their house using that street
> address.  Not much security in obscurity when the FCC info is
> available for download and _that_ easy to search!  The tools are out
> there...
(snip)

Not everyone has a street address in the FCC database ... ever heard of a PO 
Box?

Richard Amirault              N1JDU
Boston, MA, USA          Go Fly A Kite 




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