23262Re: [aprsisce] Hints for using a TM-D700?
- Jun 13 3:48 PMAPRSISCE/32 DOES support GPS data coming from the D700. I don't have
handy the commands necessary to get this going, but I believe they're
automatically provided with the KWD700(RO+GPS) which still requires the
D700 to already be in Packet mode before you start the client or enable
the port. And in this mode, APRSISCE/32 will not transmit, hence the RO
Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
On 6/13/2013 6:24 PM, Chris wrote:
> I 've used my D700 with aprspoint and this function works. I can't or it won't work with aprsisce.
> Sent from my Droid Charge on Verizon 4G LTE
> ------Original Message------
> From: James Ewen <ve6srv@...>
> To: <email@example.com>
> Date: Thursday, June 13, 2013 2:51:58 PM GMT-0600
> Subject: Re: [aprsisce] Hints for using a TM-D700?
> The D700 does not support GPS pass through, and as Lynn has suggested,
> if you're just monitoring from a fixed location, there's no need for
> GPS position information.
> On 6/13/13, Lynn W Deffenbaugh (Mr) <kj4erj@...> wrote:
>> Use the KWD700(KISS) or just KISS type port in APRSISCE/32. Make sure
>> the radio is powered up and in Packet mode BEFORE starting APRSISCE/32
>> or enabling the port. And if you cycle the radio power, you'll have to
>> restart the client or at least disable/re-enable the RF port because
>> Kenwood's radios don't stay in KISS mode.
>> If you're only wanting to display the event from a static station, I
>> wouldn't even mess with a GPS anywhere, but use the
>> CenterTheMap/Transmit/MoveMEToCenter trick to set your viewing location.
>> Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
>> On 6/13/2013 3:11 PM, Fred Hillhouse wrote:
>>> Does the D700 have a GPS data pass-through? If yes, you might try it
>>> again. At some point, code was added to use data from the data port.
>>> If not, then the second puck or Y-cable makes sense. I understand the
>>> D710 has this feature.
>>> Probably the safest route to a successful event on short notice with a
>>> D700/D710 is to set the radio to PACKET and forget about APRS mode.
>>> This basically uses the radio for its TNC only. In this mode, a GPS
>>> needs to be only connected to the PC.
>>> You do give up radio features by using PACKET. You should pick most if
>>> not all using APRSIS32.
>>> "but tonight I get one chance to play with one briefly." makes me
>>> think of this link:
>>> This may get you thinking in a good direction:
>>> http://aprsisce.wikidot.com/port-configuration. I am leaning toward
>>> KWD700(KISS) as the correct port to use.
>>> I don't have one of these radios so this is basically semi-informed
>>> opinion. Hopefully someone with a D700 has some extra input.
>>> Best regards,
>>> Fred N7FMH
>>> *From:* firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]
>>> *On Behalf Of *kb8uih
>>> *Sent:* Thursday, June 13, 2013 14:21
>>> *To:* firstname.lastname@example.org
>>> *Subject:* [aprsisce] Re: Hints for using a TM-D700?
>>> In my case I couldn't get the computer to see the gps data from my
>>> Kenwood 700 for movement of my mobile. I have a Garmin puck
>>> antenna on the dash connected to my radio. The problem was solved
>>> by adding separate puck on the dash that I didn't want to use but
>>> had to and telling APRSISCE that another port for NMEA was hooked
>>> up. If anyone can help us with the D700 I would appreciate it.
>>> --- In email@example.com
>>> <mailto:aprsisce%40yahoogroups.com>, "Howard" <hdrw_yh@...> wrote:
>>> > I am going to be using a TM-D700 and APRSIS32 at an event at the
>>> end of the month, for tracking elements on a charity walk. Someone
>>> else said they'd tried this combination and "it didn't work", but
>>> with no further detail.
>>> > I don't have a '700, but tonight I get one chance to play with
>>> one briefly.
>>> > Searched pages on the web seem to say to set the port as KISS,
>>> but I think there are now more relevant types: TMD700(KISS) and
>>> TMD700(RO+G - the rest of this one doesn't fit in the box!
>>> > I am going to start with TMD700 (KISS) and hope that is the
>>> right one, with the radio set to Packet, rather than APRS mode.
>>> There is no requirement to transmit (or digipeat), it's all about
>>> showing stations heard on the map.
>>> > Any hints on setting this up?
>>> > 73,
>>> > Howard G1BYY
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