12th April 2015
The NO9S International Macro-Node grab and go box
Why use an NO9S Macro-Node?
Consisting of a
The Macro-Node achieves the objective in that it provides me with connectivity wherever I travel in the UK or in the USA. At home in the UK, the Macro Node simply talks into my home network.
The benefit of this is that –
The GPS and the APRS is a nice feature too. A couple of my recent journeys whilst using the ID31 and the Macro-Node is reproduced here –
To view other APRS traffic in the Manchester area go to here -APRS traffic
The D-Star dashboards, of which there are many, are a useful
indicator of who can be heard where.
|Frequencies||MB6CY 144.825MHz &
|Location||Oldham, Approx 900 feet asl|
|TX/RX.||Yaesu FT8800; DVRPTR V1;|
|G4KLX software; Icom ID5100|
|Timeout is 3 minutes|