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[aprssig] NEW laptop for APRS with a Serial Port?

KENT HUFFORD khufford at comcast.net
Sun Apr 13 21:20:02 UTC 2008


The D830 is one I am looking at. 

Thanks,
Kent

-----Original Message-----
From: aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org [mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org]
On Behalf Of Joseph M. Durnal
Sent: Sunday, April 13, 2008 4:39 PM
To: TAPR APRS Mailing List
Subject: Re: [aprssig] NEW laptop for APRS with a Serial Port?


I have a Dell Latitude D830 and it is great with Vista (get 2 gigs of memory
at least) and has a serial port.

73 de Joseph Durnal NE3R

On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 3:38 PM, KENT HUFFORD <khufford at comcast.net> wrote:
>
> Most new laptops don't come with Serial Ports, and some not even a 
> PCMCIA slot.
>
> I am looking for a fast, new laptop (VISTA), (not a MAC) that has a 
> built-in SERIAL Port.
>
> I don't want to use a USB to Serial adaptors and such. Would like a 
> laptop, with a built-in serial port, also not have to add a port 
> replicator or docking station to get it.
>
> So far, I have only found Toshiba Tecra A9 and M9's and DELL 
> (business) D830s with a built-in serial port.
>
> Any body know of another mainstream laptop with serial ports so I can 
> run my serial port stuff, such as APRS?
>
> Thanks,
> Kent
> KQ4KK
> (no MAC's, no dongles, no adaptors, no port replicator, etc)
>
>
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