15931Re: [tracker2] Small Affordable Self-Contained APRS?
- Sep 20, 2013What's your time frame? I'm working on a couple of things that might be useful for this. In particular, I'm working on a magnetic mount tracker based on the MX145. The goal is to have the tracker, GPS, transmitter, and about 10 days of Li-ion batteries (30% tracking, 70% sleep mode) in a 4" diameter dome with a 1/4 wave antenna on the top.
On 9/20/2013 4:22 PM, qrv@... wrote:
Is this everything that I need?
Argent Data Systems
1. Tracker3 Model T3-Mini $40.00
2. SRB MX145 Transmitter $69.50
5. Connecting cables
Is there another option?
> If I needed a small affordable self-contained APRS device
> to mount somewhat-stealth on a vehicle or a trailer (so
> it's unlikely to be stolen or vandalized) what would that
> In one app (a sedan) I can probably use a taped-on glass
> antenna which would blend with an existing rear-window
> antenna - then put the gear under the rear deck near the
> speakers & grab 12vdc from wires in the trunk area.
> In the other apps I'd need to be somewhat more creative.
Thanks! & 73, KD4E.com
David Colburn - Nevils, Georgia USA
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