[aprssig] APRS on Rovers -- Pt 2
cap at cruzio.com
Thu Jan 17 18:39:58 CST 2008
Ev W2EV wrote:
> 2. When launching on APRS, use the path of "WIDE1-1,WIDE3-3". This
> will provide you with 4-hops of DIGIpeating, which will be about
> what your
> SSB/CW RF range will be during the contest (yes, this is a
> generality). This is *different* than the suggested pathway of
> because there is a tactical need for it to be...but *only* for the VHF
> contest this weekend. Do not leave your Rovers APRS configuration in
> that state, after the contest.
The suggested routine path for mobiles is still WIDE1-1,WIDE2-1 (not
WIDE1-1,WIDE2-2) in North America (at least).
Please, everybody, avoid using WIDE1-1,WIDE2-2 routinely. Thanks!
73, Cap KE6AFE
More information about the aprssig