[aprssig] APRS Local Info Initiative

Keith VE7GDH ve7gdh at rac.ca
Fri Feb 17 13:31:15 CST 2012

Bob WB4APR wrote...

> The Kenwoods do not autoset the UHF offset. I never understood
> why. Makes no sense, because if the frequency is above 445, then
> it has to be MINUS and if it is below 445, then it has to be +.
> And every ham knows that, so no need to have to transmit it...

Right, unless it is a simplex node.

> SO I guess if you want the radio to QSY, then you should include 
> it.

Looking at the format, does it go after the tone, and does there
need to be a space before and after the offset? Also, can S be
used for simplex, or should it just be blank?

73 es cul - Keith VE7GDH
"I may be lost, but I know exactly where I am!"

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