[aprssig] Yet Another Clueless Balloon Launch

Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) ldeffenb at homeside.to
Thu Jun 26 14:47:11 CDT 2014


You're right.  He seems to have lost his standard (albeit verbose) 
signature block which I've included below from an earlier posting:

> Stephen H. Smith    wa8lmf (at) aol.com
> Skype:        WA8LMF
> EchoLink:  Node #  14400  [Think bottom of the 2-meter band]
> Home Page: http://wa8lmf.net
>
>
>  Long-Range APRS on 30 Meters HF
> http://wa8lmf.net/aprs/HF_APRS_Notes.htm
>
> High Performance Sound Systems for Soundcard Apps
> http://wa8lmf.net/ham/imic.htm
> http://wa8lmf.net/ham/uca202.htm
>
> "APRS 101"  Explanation of APRS Path Selection & Digipeating
> http://wa8lmf.net/DigiPaths


Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32


On 6/26/2014 3:22 PM, WD8ARZ wrote:
> Speaking of clueless, I have no idea who you are. Whats your call 
> sign? There is a lot of info I can get from that.
>
> 73 from Bill - WD8ARZ Geiger Counter Mobile Station named NULL
> that uses GPS and APRS location data - http://www.radiationnetwork.com/
> WD8ARZ-7    HT TH-D7AG - APRS
> WD8ARZ-9    Mobile TM-D700AG - APRS 100Hz pl - Monitoring 146.52
> WD8ARZ-10  Android Smart Phone - "APRSdroid"  and "U2APRS" - APRS
> "APRS Viewer" on Android for displaying APRS stations only, no beacon /
> transmitting.
> Using Kenwood's SkyCommand mode to operate HF with my HT
>
> On 6/26/2014 1:01 PM, Stephen H. Smith wrote:
>> WB9SKY-11 is currently beaconing every two minutes on a 
>> WIDE1-1.WIDE2-1 path from 66000 feet about 40-50 miles south of Chicago.
>>
>> The message after the posit says "Adler Planetarium Balloo"
>>
>> From my vantage point in central Michigan (Lansing/East Lansing 
>> area), I am seeing 7 to 9 digipeats of every transmission from every 
>> possible combination of two digis involving every digipeater in the 
>> southern half of Michigan's lower penninsula.
>
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