[aprssig] APRS -- Chicago to Mackinac Island sailboat race
steve at dimse.com
Tue Mar 27 06:59:44 CDT 2007
On Mar 26, 2007, at 6:10 PM, Bill Borgstrom wrote:
> My plan is to receive the Orbcomm emails with our boat position
> reports. Parse out lat. lon. speed. heading. date and time and
> form a raw packet. This I'm capable of doing this. I need help in
> how to send the raw packet to APRServe Network. I would
> appreciate any help you can give me.
Google is your friend.
The first part is the hard part, the rest is just connecting to the
APRS Internet System, here is info on the login string
If you don't have the validation number for your call, here is the code
Then just form an APRS packet and send it. The APRS protocol
specification is at
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