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[aprssig] APRS Authors - New Symbols

Arno Verhoeven (PE1ICQ) pe1icq at sharon.esrac.ele.tue.nl
Sun Feb 17 14:30:39 UTC 2008

Jan T. Pharo wrote the following on 2008-02-15 15:11:
> "Robert Bruninga" <bruninga at usna.edu>, Thu, 14 Feb 2008 12:52:14
> -0500:
>> Good idea.  Or a Blue roadside P.O. mailbox with a "W" on it.
> Oh? Mail boxes are blue? I know them red (here in LA and in OZ, even
> in M) and yellow (in SM and DL), but I don't think I ever saw a blue
> mailbox, neither on my APRS map nor in RL. If I have been near one, I
> might'nt have regarded it as a mailbox.
> Probably some local thing :-)

In the Netherlands they are red and orange. They used to be red, but 
since privatization of the postal service the newer mail drop boxes are 

73, PE1ICQ  Arno Verhoeven

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