[aprssig] turn-key GPS

Drew Baxter droobie at maine.rr.com
Tue Aug 3 16:30:43 EDT 2004

The Sirfstar chips (such as the new Delorme GPS - www.delorme.com) seem to 
perform well and they're very small.  It has no antenna jack but it does 
speak NMEA and their SIRF protocol.   They're cheap too (90 bucks or so I 

Not sure if that was along your lines or not, but thought I'd throw it out 
there :-)

--Droo, K1XVM

At 04:23 PM 8/3/2004, Robert Bruninga wrote:
>What's today's best APRS choice for an embedded GPS
>module at low cost?   It wIll be in another enclosure, so
>I only need the basic module.  I will add a 1/4 wave GPS
>whip if attached antenna is not included.  LOW POWER
>is important.
>I am so sorry to have to ask this constantly recurring question
>on the SIG, but I have not  bought a new GPS in more
>than 6 years (already have enough). so I have ignored all
>the responses to this WEEKLy question.
>but now I need it...
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