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[aprssig] Help for course/speed/altitude etc HF APRS

Curt Mills archer at eskimo.com
Sun Apr 29 06:56:57 UTC 2007


On Sun, 29 Apr 2007, Jack Chomley wrote:

> In my case, the TM1+ can look for the header ($GPRMC) and I then either set
> the sentence length or termination character and it will be sent out the radio
> port at intervals set by my Tx timer value.

You originally stated that you wanted speed/course/altitude.

If you transmit the GPRMC sentence you'll only have
time/position/speed/course sent out.

If you choose GPGGA instead, you'll be sending
time/position/altitude.

Many TNC's that can send Standard APRS, Mic-E Compressed, or Base-91
packets allow you to select which of the speed/course/altitude
parameters to send, and can send them in every packet.

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