Re: [tracker2] Garmin Nuvi 350 with Tracker 2
- Keith VA3QF wrote...
> Alinco DR-135T and Tracker 2 internal board... Nuvi 350.No, not unless perhaps your waypoint name is the same as a callsign-SSID
> 1) Will my existing Favorite waypoints... be overwritten or "bumped"
> by APRS waypoints?
in use in your area.
> 2) Can the 350 still be used to find a route to my business FavoriteYes, as well as to APRS stations.
> locations while connected to the Tracker 2?
> Finally, a general question - for what applications do people use theIt's only limited by your own imagination. For some applications, it
> Short Message Service built into APRS?
might be quicker to pick up the mic and make a voice call. When the
other station is away from the radio, an APRS message will be waiting
for them when they get back. As well as APRS messaging, you can
re-program T2-135. Some examples of messages...
pick up milk / bread
pick up kids
won lottery - don't tell anyone!
subject found deceased
see you at coffee 10 am
club meeting moved to Tom's house
bridge closed until tomorrow morning
ran out of gas - HT battery dead
gas 75 cents per litre
?hospital (querying an "infokiosk")
what frequency are you on?
are you running the net tonight?
I picked up some more 1 inch pvc for tomorrow
good opening on 6M
send water and blankets to EOC
73 es cul - Keith VE7GDH
"I may be lost, but I know exactly where I am!"