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[aprssig] APRS Icons on Garmin Receivers

Bill Diaz william.diaz at comcast.net
Sun Feb 11 17:14:56 UTC 2007

  See below:

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>[mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org] On Behalf Of jdw at eng.uah.edu
>Sent: Sunday, February 11, 2007 06:20
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>Subject: Re: [aprssig] APRS Icons on Garmin Receivers

>Stephen H. Smith wrote:
>> In "APRS" mode, the D700's internal firmware creates an APRS 
>terminal on
>> the control head's screen and sends nothing to the serial port.

>... by default, anyway.  There is a command you can send to put it in a
>sort of monitor mode so that you can see lots of data.  

What is the command used to force it into this monitor mode?

Bill KC9XG

>U think the NMEA
>sentences pass through, but unfortunately the APRS data is in some odd
>internal format and I've never tried to reverse engineer it so that it
>could be translated into an APRS data stream.  Here are a few 
>examples of
>the specific strings that pop up when a station is heard:
>LIST 01,KG4WSV-7,34338200087047001,/#,,4,S,W3,ALn X-Digi 
>LIST 01,K4JCH-6,34356200086203901,/-,,4, ,Johns home DIGI,5230--------
>LIST 01,N4JDB-1,34263900087228301,/_,,6, ,West Lawrence Co., 

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