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APRS Rx

Aim

  • Add APRS rx capabilities to UKHASnet node
  • Forward APRS data over UKHASnet

Components

  • Baofeng UV-3r+
  • Arduino Mini Pro 5v
  • LPC810
  • RFM69HW

Details

  • Use BeRTOS decoder to decode APRS
  • Outputs via Serial to LPC810 which will forward on the data over UKHASnet

Progress

  • UV-3R+
    • Removed casing
    • Wired up Power Vcc and Gnd to allow attaching LiPo
    • Removed headphone and attached cable to pipe audio in to APRS decoder
    • Checked works using FM

Jobs

  • Receive an actual packet
    • Setup transmitting station to allow testing
  • Configure Arduino Mini Pro to act as a TNC
  • Add UKHASnode
  • Code for sending APRS packets
ideas/aprs_rx.txt · Last modified: 2014/07/22 19:55 by jcoxon