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18288Re: DF Manual "foxhunting" broke? Corrected FCC-DF list

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  • Pat KC6VVT Assistant SEC/IL
    Jun 5, 2012
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      Corrected the FCC-DF List, Thanks, Fred.

      A-MI !4236.34N/08557.34W\FCC-DF Station Allegan, Michigan
      B-ME !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, Hawaii

      73 de Pat KC6VVT



      --- In aprsisce@yahoogroups.com, "Fred Hillhouse" <fmhillhouse@...> wrote:
      >
      > Cool list! If you make it an object, click on it, then click on the dialog
      > box that opens. In the box you can see the distance and direction from ME.
      > It isn't a line with labels but the data is available.
      >
      > The station in Belfast Maine should be labeled B-ME. MA is Massachusetts.
      >
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      > _____
      >
      > From: aprsisce@yahoogroups.com [mailto:aprsisce@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf
      > Of Pat KC6VVT Assistant SEC/IL
      > Sent: Friday, June 01, 2012 16:23
      > To: aprsisce@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [aprsisce] Re: DF Manual "foxhunting" broke?
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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 <mailto:aprsisce%40yahoogroups.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?
      > > >
      > > > 73 de Pat KC6VVT
      > > >
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