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7563Re: [BPQ32] Re: BPQ32 APRS & Wx Station

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  • n9lya@blueriver.net
    Feb 2, 2012
      Hi Ken.. In your areas only correct..?
      Rules here in US are not as stringent..

      Please clearify.. 73 jerry n9lya

      > Hi Duncan & All
      > running the Bpqaprs digi under your own call it has to be attended.
      > (max unattended time limit away from the home is 30 minutes)over that it
      > has to be closed down.
      > using your mb7 call with ssid running unattended as per the terms of your
      > NOV covers you on Bpqaprs (144.800)
      > i use MB7UFO for normal Aprs 144.800 & igate,MB7UFO-8 with Bpqaprs
      > digi.MB7UFO-QZ is the WHO-RU Aprs Qrz server, MB7UFO-CQ is the Aprs
      > Cqserver.
      >
      > 73 de Ken g7vja
      > sysop mb7ufo & gb7cow
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In BPQ32@yahoogroups.com, Duncan Bray <g4mki@...> wrote:
      >>
      >> Noting Randy's comment:
      >> That is precisely why there is far greater restriction on what amateurs
      >> can do in the UK.
      >> To run an Igate in  the UK you must have a Notice of Variation to your
      >> main licence in order to port internet traffic to RF and vice versa..
      >> The NoV stipulates  the frequency of operation 144.800Mhz for unattended
      >> APRS operation, and the permitted erp.
      >> My station, MB7UEK  can only operate an Igate porting to RF on
      >> 144.800MHz, it incidentally raises
      >> the question as to whether I should use my Class A call, G4MKI on
      >> BPQAprs or my Igate call MB7UEK...time will tell.....
      >> 73
      >> Duncan G4MKI/MB7UEK
      >>
      >>
      >> ________________________________
      >> From: Randy <bryan_randy@...>
      >> To: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
      >> Sent: Wednesday, 1 February 2012, 18:55
      >> Subject: Re: [BPQ32] BPQ32 APRS & Wx Station
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >>
      >> I hope the aprs type messages don't start apearing
      >> on the let's say normal packet freq's
      >> that would destroy a packet node system. with all the beaconing going
      >> out.I
      >> think would be great if for sure kept on the APRS Freq.
      >> kf4cmj
      >>  
      >> ----- Original Message -----
      >> >From: W6IDS
      >> >To: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
      >> >Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2012 12:18 PM
      >> >Subject: Re: [BPQ32] BPQ32 APRS & Wx Station
      >> >
      >> > 
      >> >Jeez. . . .every once in a while it becomes apparent the extent of
      >> involvement
      >> >you have with some of this stuff, m'man. 
      >> > 
      >> >I've got the BPQ APRS thingie working.  Map looks great, lots of
      >> activity.  I change
      >> >the filter to 80 miles I think it says.
      >> > 
      >> >APRS Messages window has a provision for what appears to be a simple,
      >> single line messaging
      >> >editor.  Do I use that for simple "Howdy" messages to a station
      >> now, as is, or do I need wait to
      >> >have another VHF radio  connected through an interface like RigBlaster
      >> and tuned to 144.390 first?
      >> > 
      >> >---- Original Message -----
      >> >From: Jerry
      >> >>To: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
      >> >>Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2012 11:32 AM
      >> >>Subject: RE: [BPQ32] BPQ32 APRS & Wx Station
      >> >>
      >> >> 
      >> >>I use Ambient Weathers VWS Virtual Weather Station Software and use
      >> the wxreport.txt file it generates to send my weather station info
      >> thru the BPQ32 APRS System.  On the weather map page you select the
      >> file to use.. VWS updates this file at whatever interval you sent in
      >> VWS and then you can set the interval that it gets transmitted thru
      >> BPQAPRS/ 73
      >> >>From:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com [mailto:BPQ32@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
      >> Of vk2dot
      >> >>Sent: Wednesday, February 01, 2012 5:59 AM
      >> >>To: BPQ32@yahoogroups.com
      >> >>Subject: [BPQ32] BPQ32 APRS & Wx Station
      >> >> 
      >> >>Hi all, Has anybody integrated a home weather station with APRS and
      >> BPQ32. Or can direct us to a site for further info.
      >> >>Regards
      >> rod....///
      >> >
      >> >
      >> >
      >>
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