[aprssig] APRS buoy - transmit power and antenna?
Brian B. Riley
brianbr at mac.com
Wed Sep 26 10:50:28 CDT 2007
I have been following this with great interest and was thinking
about trying one on Lake Champlain ... I was wondering are there any
and, if so, what are the maritime regulations with regard to such a
On Sep 26, 2007, at 11:26 AM, Robert Bruninga wrote:
>> Did anything happen with your APRS buoy?
> It never left the pier. Was not ready for prime time and then
> the end of semester came.. Hope to build one this fall.
>>> it sounds pretty unlikely that I'll receive
>>> many packets from such a buoy, especially if
>>> it's far from shore.
> Tropo around here is amazing. We have no problem in the
> chesapeak bay, since land is always line of sight. But for the
> great lakes, do they have tropo up there? A good beam I bet
> could bring in the packets I bet...
> Bob, WB4APR
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