Re: [tracker2] Overloading impact of a 2nd transmitter for tracker vs my primary mobile?
- On Tue, 28 May 2013, James Ewen wrote:
> However, I think you're talking about your 2 meter voice transmissionsCorrect.
> are blocking the RX on the APRS unit, and it can't tell if the APRS
> channel is clear, so it ends up transmitting in the blind, and
> possibly colliding with other packets out there.
> You'd have to be listening to the APRS channel from another locationYep. In our area there's so much traffic that if it was happening, it would definitely affect the percentage of transmissions that made it. I think it might be tricky to do what you're talking about, w/o a TNC decoding the packets right by that other party. Even then it would be difficult.
> that is able to hear in the clear, and then figure out if your APRS
> station is transmitting on top of others... not an easy task, but a
> definite possibility.
Curt, WE7U. http://wetnet.net/~we7u
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