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[aprssig] New APRS Baby-on-board symbol ?

Ray Wells vk2tv at exemail.com.au
Wed Aug 20 21:06:54 UTC 2008


I could never understand the purpose of those baby on board signs. 
Surely they should be inside the car and in full view of the driver. 
Afterall, it's the responsibility of the driver to consider the the 
welfare of all passengers, big or little, and not other motorists.

Ray vk2tv

Keith Stevenson wrote:

>With respect, we already have way too many symbols without going out
>of our way to create new ones.  I don't see how having a baby on board
>symbol helps me understand the tactical situation.
>
>On Tue, Aug 19, 2008 at 5:49 PM, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote:
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>>In recognition of the future of APRS and Youth in Ham radio, a
>>new symbol overlay suggestion has been approved.
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>>>Now I´m, among other vehicles, operating APRS from my baby
>>>pram, but I lack the SSID for such vehicle.
>>>      
>>>
>>I have suggested the B overlay on the human symbol mean "Baby on
>>board" if appropriate.
>>
>>Bob, Wb4APR
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