[aprssig] Looking for a Presentation on APRS

John Gorkos jgorkos at gmail.com
Wed Apr 27 14:24:29 CDT 2016


The changes look fantastic, and I'm glad the presentation gave you a
decent foundation to build on.  Your additions are well done, as well.

Regards,
John Gorkos - AB0OO

On 4/27/16 2:54 PM, jason arends via aprssig wrote:
> I used John's presentation as the basis for an APRS presentation I did
> yesterday for our radio club. I made some edits, additions, deletions,
> etc., such as some newer hardware and links, took out his local digi
> info and replaced with info local to me (and changed the theme, just for
> personal preference). I made it available in various formats
> here: http://joplin-arc.org/?p=735. It took a little over an hour,
> including questions throughout.
> 
> Thanks John! I kept your name as the "by" on the title and just added my
> own, hope you don't mind.
> 
> Jason Arends
> K0JAA
> 
> 
>     Try this.  I haven't looked at it for a few years, but APRS seldom
>     changes...
> 
>     It's 48MB, so I've linked to it.
>     https://cloud.gorkos.net/public.php?service=files&t=f7c54eecb22c5c9798f14cb57347f699
> 
>     Here's the OpenOffice version, it's 1/10th the size of the powerpoint
>     version:
>     https://cloud.gorkos.net/public.php?service=files&t=dca65c150b1c8fa8fb4e38512f190591
> 
>     If you (or anyone) finds egregious errors in it, please let me know and
>     I'll fix them.
> 
>     John Gorkos
>     AB0OO
> 
> 
>     On 4/13/16 4:22 PM, Leon S. Ciereszko III via aprssig wrote:
>     > I will be presenting a forum entitled "Intro to APRS" at the Rocky
>     > Mountain Hamcon 2016 (www.hamconcolorado.org
>     <http://www.hamconcolorado.org>
>     > <http://www.hamconcolorado.org> ) and I am looking for a
>     PowerPoint (or
>     > similar) presentation so I don’t need to reinvent the wheel.  Also, if
>     > someone has a good starting point I am willing to add/improve to
>     it and
>     > post it back to the files section.
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > Forum Description
>     >
>     > Introduction to Automatic Packet Reporting System (APRS)
>     >
>     > APRS is an amateur radio-based system for real time tactical digital
>     > communications of information (graphical position, messaging, weather
>     > station, and other sensor information).  It is also accessible on the
>     > internet via a world-wide network.  This forum will cover the
>     background
>     > of APRS, hardware and software implementations, and real world
>     applications.
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > My (rough) syllabus is as follows (I have an hour):
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > Why APRS?
>     >
>     > What is APRS?
>     >
>     > History of APRS.
>     >
>     > Ways of doing APRS (Looking for a list of all current HW and SW).
>     >
>     > How it works (user).
>     >
>     > How it works (technical).
>     >
>     > APRS-IS
>     >
>     > Bench top demo of various APRS implementations(D72, D710,
>     APRSCE32, and
>     > whatever else I can scrounge up).
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > Suggestions welcome.
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > Thanks,
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > Lee  N4TCW
>     >
>     >
>     >
>     > Where's Lee?
>     >
>     > http://map.findu.com/n4tcw
>     >
>     >
>     >
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