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18217Re: DF Manual "foxhunting" broke?

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  • Pat KC6VVT Assistant SEC/IL
    Jun 1, 2012
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      No, and define interval (of time?)

      The moderator has disallowed file uploading. So, copy and paste this file to a *.pos file. It is close enough for fun only.
      FCC-DF.pos
      A-MI !4236.34N/08557.34W\FCC-DF Station Allegan, Michigan
      B-MA !4426.71N/06904.94W\FCC-DF Station Belfast, Maine
      C-NY !4254.80N/07715.96W\FCC-DF Station Canandaigua, New York
      D-AZ !3130.04N/10939.24W\FCC-DF Station Douglas, Arizona
      F-WA !4857.34N/12233.29W\FCC-DF Station Ferndale, Washington
      G-NE !4055.35N/09825.72W\FCC-DF Station Grand Island, Nebraska
      K-AK !6043.43N/15120.25W\FCC-DF Station Kenai, Alaska
      K-TX !2726.50N/09753.02W\/FCC-DF Station Kingsville, Texas
      L-MD !3909.91N/07649.27W\/FCC-DF Station Laurel, Maryland
      L-CA !3743.49N/12145.26W\FCC-DF Station Livermore, California
      P-GA !3351.74N/08443.43W\/FCC-DF Station Powder Springs, Georgia
      S-PR !1800.32N/06622.51W\FCC-DF Station Santa Isabel, Puerto Rico
      V-FL !2736.37N/08038.09W\FCC-DF Station Vero Beach, Florida
      W-HI !2122.56N/15759.74W\FCC-DF Station Waipahu, Hawai
      Have fun! It was on an old FCC posting awhile back. Close enough for HFDF practice, but did not want to put out on APRS-IS, so was doing it offline.
      73 de Pat KC6VVT

      --- In aprsisce@yahoogroups.com, "Lynn W Deffenbaugh (Mr)" <kj4erj@...> wrote:
      >
      > Have you enabled your DF objects for APRS-IS and specified an Interval?
      > If so, can you give me some of the object IDs and I'll look into it.
      >
      > Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
      >
      > On 6/1/2012 3:46 PM, Pat KC6VVT Assistant SEC/IL wrote:
      > > Say I created some objects, from a network of local or distant DF stations, and entered the manual bearings, quality and estimated range/distance with each object station. Signal strength is not a choice that I could guess at, but would be nice to have.
      > >
      > > Then I select a Multi-track map, and add the DF station objects.
      > >
      > > Using the object editor, I select the DF button, opening the new menu for the object to enter the updated bearing or azimuth data.
      > >
      > > I expected a line to be drawn in the bearing azimuth from that DF object station, and others, that would theoretically cross at the fox location. At least it does in APRS Dos.
      > >
      > > Nothing happened, no lines, no nothing. Is Manual DF broke now?
      > >
      > > Shouldn't the APRSIS32 program visually display that line of bearing information from each DF object?
      > >
      > > Did I forget something else that needs to be enabled to get DF to work?
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      > > 73 de Pat KC6VVT
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