[OZAPRS] test drive
vk2tv at exemail.com.au
Sun Apr 27 08:52:34 EST 2008
I take your point but 24/7 home stations are a bit light on the ground here.
Jim Tittsler wrote:
> On Apr 27, 2008, at 10:18, Ray Wells wrote:
>> I've been doing lots of site coverage plots and have used 25W as the
>> tx power. Given, however, that an aprs digi is more about hearing
>> than being heard, perhaps the plots should be done at 5W, or maybe
>> 10W as a compromise, to provide a more realistic result.
> And what is really important is the "effective" coverage given fill-
> in WIDE1-1 (home) digipeaters, so perhaps rather than plotting the
> coverage of a high level digipeater as it hears mobiles directly...
> it might be more interesting to plot WIDE1-1,WIDE2-1 coverage through
> the high level digi. That exploits the advantage packet has over the
> voice repeaters.
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