Re: [tracker2] Digipeater setup of T2 Question for James
- On Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 12:46 PM, Dave Miller <ve7pke@...> wrote:
> Recently you were commenting of digipeater setting in North WesternUnhappiness with the settings? Nope, not so much unhappiness. I have
> BC and your unhappiness with the settings.
had less than pleasant communications with some people up in the
northeast of the province though.
There are issues where the digipeaters installed in the area have been
configured incorrectly, and digipeaters that were causing excessive
loads for great distances. I have turned a blind eye towards the area
for many years as it is not worth the time to examine and analyse the
network and the misconfigurations involved if there is no hope of
It is impossible to fully analyse the network remotely, so it is
difficult to know exactly what is happening up that way without being
there, but it is possible to observe a number of issues remotely.
> I just returned from the area and have in my possession anThis is a great piece of information... where will the digipeater be located?
> unit that is going to be put up to extend the chain to the west.
> I had to repair some cabling that got involved with Murphy. :-)
> I think the settings need to be adjusted. Here is our chance.
> From what I know I believe the path setting should beThat is the generally accepted default path for a mobile station.
Digipeaters should use one hop less than the users. There are however
always exceptions to the rule.
> Is this correct, Anything else I should adjust.This will get far outside the realm of the OT2, so I'll get ahold of
> I cannot go to the site and listen around as I am not now.
> Come offline if you want.
you via direct email.