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[aprssig] New Kenwood radio?

Curt, WE7U archer at eskimo.com
Tue Sep 19 16:14:22 UTC 2006


On Tue, 19 Sep 2006, Jason Winningham wrote:

>
> On Sep 19, 2006, at 11:02 AM, Robert Bruninga wrote:
>
> > Can  you fill in the details of how this works?
> > There has to be a "maping" of APRS symbols to Garmin
> > Symbols or something.  Where does that take place?

An answer to the very last question:  It happens inside the TNC
itself.

You can run with a radio and GPS hooked to the TNC, no computer, and
have a Garmin GPS set to Garmin protocol mode display these.  If
it's set to NMEA IN/NMEA OUT mode, then you can't use the custom
symbols.

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