RE: [aprsisce] KISS mode for APRS done in 141A (ALE) or ALE400
I am playing with APRS on PSK at the moment will give it a go
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From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto: email@example.com ] On Behalf Of Steinar Aanesland
Sent: 16 May 2013 19:45
Subject: [aprsisce] KISS mode for APRS done in 141A (ALE) or ALE400
Some of you probably know this, but Patrick f6cte has made a KISS mode
for APRS done in 141A (ALE) or ALE400.
I am on 14094 +1500Hz in ALE400/KISS and using APRSIS32 .
Try to connect .
I am cross posting a mail from Patrick with a link to the beta of Multipsk.
> Den 16.05.2013 19:07, skrev Patrick Lindecker:
>> Hello to all testers,
>> I propose a Multipsk test version 5:
>> Paste this address in your Internet Explorer or equivalent. Download
>> file.it, copy
>> Create a temporary folder (C:\TEST, for example), unzip the file in
>> and paste your user key, start C:\TEST\Multipsk.exe (the auxiliaryfiles
>> will be created automatically). For APT experimentation, copy youruser key
>> inside the temporary folder (to take profit of several functions undervirtual
>> This test version gives possibility to control APRS (RX/TX) in ALE and
>> ALE400 (sub-mode FAE) through a KISS connection (through a real or
>> serial port or a TCP/IP link). For example, UI-VIEW can be connectedto
>> Multipsk (through a virtual serial port in this case).(based on
>> Inside the test package, it is proposed an ""EASY" PAPER"
>> snapshots, they show how to use easily a mode or a function) called"ALE_and_ALE400_APRS_with_UI-VIEW_through_Multipsk_easy.doc".
>> It is also proposed to decode APT pictures (in a simple way). It is
>> experimental because, in fact, with my vertical 144 MHz antenna and my
>> FunCube dongle, I have not been able to capture any APT picture.
>> normally, APT decoding might work.Transmission". It is a mode
>> * "APT" is worth for "Automatic Picture
>> allowing transmission of fax pictures, used by the NOAA satellites 15transmitted a
>> (137.620 MHz), 18 (137.9125 MHz) et 19 (137.100 MHz). It is
>> pair of fax pictures (one done during daylight and one in infra-red)in
>> amplitude modulation of a 2400 Hz carrier, this one transmitted in FMon a
>> 30 KHz bandwidth. For more details, see:also
>> * The receiver can be an SdR (FunCube Dongle for example). In this
>> case, the FM demodulation can be done directly by Multipsk. It can be
>> used a demodulator connected to Multipsk via a virtual sound card, forable,
>> Specificities of APT pictures reception (on SdR receiver)
>> It is necessary, at first, to demodulate the FM transmission to be
>> afterwards, to decode the FM carrier at 2400 Hz.connected
>> The FM demodulation can be done either by a FM demodulator program
>> to Multipsk through a virtual sound card or directly by Multipsk (bestyour
>> To make Multipsk demodulates FM, click on the button corresponding to
>> SdR receiver ("FunCube" for exemple), or otherwise on the"Direct interface
>> through the sound card" button. It will be opened a SdR windowcalled "I/Q
>> direct interface via the sound card, for SdR transceivers" (fordetails, see
>> Direct interface for SdR receiver ot transceiver <sdr.htm> ).having
>> Select the appropriate frequency and gain (maximum, a priori) after
>> pushed the "Transceiver" button.When the satellite
>> Select "FM x KHz" and adjust the FM bandwidth to 30 KHz.
>> is passing over your position (one time each 6 hours, during 10 to 15the APT
>> minutes), center, on the "SdR" waterfall, the reception on
>> transmission, then push the "afc" button. Do in such waythat the signal be
>> centered on the SdR waterfall (towards 0 Hz).interface" panel must be
>> APT pictures must appear.
>> The displayed "Global level" on the "I/Q direct
>> sufficient (at least 10 %). Increase the SdR gain if necessary.------------------------------------
>> Thanks for reports.
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