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[aprssig] TM-D710 Tune and Voice Object

Greg D. ko6th_greg at hotmail.com
Mon Sep 3 20:57:53 UTC 2007


Would "m" for meters and "M" for miles work?

Greg  KO6TH


----Original Message Follows----
From: "Bob Bruninga " <bruninga at usna.edu>
Reply-To: TAPR APRS Mailing List <aprssig at lists.tapr.org>
To: TAPR APRS Mailing List <aprssig at lists.tapr.org>
Subject: Re: [aprssig] TM-D710 Tune and Voice Object
Date: Mon,  3 Sep 2007 15:44:32 -0400 (EDT)

 > "Rxxm" in those positions, to indicate the
 > probable RANGE of XX in Miles

 > m is for meters.  Why don't we use the correct units?

Because "mi" doesnt fit.

 > I saw "R45m" for quite a while on my D700
 > display, but didn't know  what it meant
 >(until I read a discussion here) because
 > the units were wrong.

We were trying to find the best format to display everything on the D7, 
D700, D710 and HAMhud mobile radio displays and that also would not 
word-wrap in the middle of fields.  So Rxxm is what we came up with for 
range...

Bob, WB4APR

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