Tom Azlin, N4ZPT
n4zpt at cox.net
Sun Feb 4 16:59:42 CST 2007
I have a bunch of the USRP hardware but have not been able to play with
it so far. And I was going to bring an SDR-14 along to do something
with it, perhaps to show the D*Star spectrum on 2m.
I wonder if some of our folks working VHF and above contesting have 1.2
GHz all mode radios? I will ask on the VWS reflector. What modes can
My SDR-IQ has not come in, I am in the second 100 batch. And my
SoftRocks RxTx is sitting here unbuilt. But I am retiring in the Spring
so hope to spend more time getting back into building and experimenting.
73, Tom n4zpt
Frank Gentges wrote:
> Tom, Hal, All,
> We have a table in the lobby next to the front door. We plan to setup
> and demo:
> 1. Softrock
> 2. SDR-IQ
> 3. MiniVNA
> 4. USRP/GNU radio
> Another table inside will be used for sales. The Softrock may have to
> go inside as so much stuff is coming together on the outside table.
> We need some help at preparing some posters so people will know what
> they are looking at.
> The USRP/GNU radio is Maitland's and he has the 1.2 GHz module on order
> with a UPS shipping number. He would like to have some other 1.2 GHz
> radio to talk with. Can someone put a poster together on Maitland's demo?
> Tom Azlin, N4ZPT wrote:
>> Hi Hal,
>> http://www.viennawireless.org/vendors.php - Table E4 is my D-Star demo.
>> At a minimum I was going to set up the 23cm Access Point we had at the
>> Marathon and demo that with several ID-1s/laptops around the fest. If an
>> AMRAD member has an ID-1 then set up a laptop and ID-1 at your table be
>> part of the demo! And we can run simplex D-Star digital voice to demo
>> that mode.
>> 73, Tom n4zpt
>> hal feinstein wrote:
>>> I see that winterfest is scheduled for this month (feb) so its probably
>>> time to start
>>> gathering ideas.
>>> We might start thinking about what to put onto an AMRAD
>>> table besides the usual sale items. Two technology things come to mind
>>> that people in the club seem interested in. First, software radio. A
>>> couple of
>>> people have been building these so they might make a good display. The
>>> is the DSTAR stuff. The DSTAR people might want to build up a small
>>> network for Winterfest and make one of the nodes our table.
>>> Too bad we don't have a mock up of AO-27!
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