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Re: [tracker2] T2-301 WX Support

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  • Lasse / LA5PPA
    ... properly and it s easy to see changes to my config. Next step is to get the windspeed working TX on the radio is only a few mW -- Lasse
    Message 1 of 32 , Jun 30, 2013
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      :-) It's only for testing to make sure every attached device work
      properly and it's easy to see changes to my config.
      Next step is to get the windspeed working

      TX on the radio is only a few mW

      --
      Lasse




      Den 30.06.2013 20:28, skrev Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr):
      > I see the text and thanks for updating me on the T2 weather station
      > behavior.
      >
      > The next question is why you are beaconing weather every minute? Or is
      > that only for testing?
      >
      > I'm not trying to tell you how to operate, but I find it hard to believe
      > that weather can change that much in the course of a single minute to be
      > worth transmitting at that rate.
      >
      > Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ -Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
      >
      > On 6/30/2013 2:21 PM, Lasse / LA5PPA wrote:
      >> Thank you for the info :-)
      >>
      >> Regarding the blank package, it is ment for a Comment in the configuration
      >> From what I have seen on this T2 it always send out "double" package,
      >> one with comment and one with WX data.
      >> If you dont type in any info in the Comment it will sent out a "blank"
      >> package
      >>
      >> I added a text there now
      >>
      >> --
      >> Lasse
      >>
      >> Den 30.06.2013 19:42, skrev Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr):
      >>> If you're trying to interpret raw APRS packets, start with the "gospel"
      >>> of aprs101.pdf. A weather packet like the following is:
      >>>
      >>> 2013-06-30 13:32:57 EDT: LA5PPA-2>APOT21,WIDE2-1,qAR,LA5PPA-1:!6027.50N/00923.11E_
      >>> 2013-06-30 13:32:58 EDT: LA5PPA-2>APOT21,WIDE2-1,qAR,LA5PPA-1:!6027.50N/00923.11E_157/000g000t073p000h82T2WX
      >>> 2013-06-30 13:33:59 EDT: LA5PPA-2>APOT21,WIDE2-1,qAR,LA5PPA-1:!6027.50N/00923.11E_
      >>> 2013-06-30 13:34:00 EDT: LA5PPA-2>APOT21,WIDE2-1,qAR,LA5PPA-1:!6027.50N/00923.11E_157/000g000t073p000h82T2WX
      >>>
      >>>
      >>> a "Complete Weather Report with no Timestamp" (page 65) which you can
      >>> tell by the ! after the : The posit is 6027.50N 00923.11E and the
      >>> symbol is the primary table (/) and weather station (_). The weather
      >>> report itself starts at the 157/000 which is the wind direction and
      >>> speed following by sets of identifiers and values.
      >>>
      >>> g000 = gust 0mph
      >>> t073 = temperature 73 degrees F
      >>> p000 = 24 hour rainfall 0/100 inches
      >>> h82 = humidity 82%
      >>> T2WX = not a standard value, so it must be the trailing "APRS Software"
      >>> and "WX Unit" identifier.
      >>>
      >>> T is not a defined software type (page 63 only defines d M P S W and
      >>> X). And 2WX is not a defined unit type (see same page for the list of
      >>> those). I'd LOVE to see an updated table of these values so that I can
      >>> provide a human interpretation of them in APRSISCE/32!
      >>>
      >>> If I were you, I'd more be questioning the blank packets between each of
      >>> the weather-containing packets!
      >>>
      >>> Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
      >>>
      >>>
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    • Bryan Fair
      Haven tried, but I will when I get back to the radio.... Glad ur a little better ... Thanks for the response.... Sent from my iPhone
      Message 32 of 32 , Aug 7, 2013
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        Haven tried, but I will when I get back to the radio.... Glad ur a little better ...
        Thanks for the response....

        Sent from my iPhone

        On Aug 7, 2013, at 13:35, "Scott Miller" <scott@...> wrote:

        > Have you tried a script with a periodic BEACON W command? That will send weather only and will tell us if the digi is just not handling back-to-back packets correctly.
        >
        > Sorry for the slow responses this week. Came down with something over the weekend and I've only managed to put in a few hours in the office this week. Not sure I'm getting better yet, but I don't feel like I'm getting any worse.
        >
        > Scott
        >
        > On 8/5/2013 9:44 PM, kc5cvx wrote:
        >> I am having a similar problem with my new T3-135
        >>
        >> http://www.findu.com/cgi-bin/raw.cgi?call=W1FLY-13
        >>
        >> How do I get it to send WX?, I can WX on my kenwood ht, but not out the digi...
        >> In two days with 5 minute intervals, I've only gotten two packets to the net?
        >>
        >>
        >>
        >> --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, Scott Miller <scott@...> wrote:
        >>> Try this one, see if it makes any difference.
        >>>
        >>> Scott
        >>>
        >>> On 8/3/2013 11:38 AM, Lasse / LA5PPA wrote:
        >>>> 55076, the one that can be downloaded from the WEB in otwincfg
        >>>>
        >>>> --
        >>>> Lasse
        >>>>
        >>>>
        >>>> Den 03.08.2013 01:13, skrev Scott Miller:
        >>>>> It's reading OK on the bench here. What firmware version are you running?
        >>>>>
        >>>>> Scott
        >>>>
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