[aprssig] HAMFEST objects on APRS!

Doug Ferrell kd4moj at kd4moj.org
Fri Jul 11 17:01:16 EDT 2008

On Fri, 11 Jul 2008, Robert Bruninga wrote:

> > Try it now, I had an object but was not using the HFEST ID.
> >> Please use this format for the name of your HAMFEST object:
> >> "HFEST-ddx"   ... Where "dd" is the date and "x" is unique.
> >> Use the "\h" symbol which is a bright red object...
> Thanks.  I see it now.  But the eyeball symbol is not very
> visible to the casual eye.  I find the red Ham-Store ICON to be
> much more eyecatching.  That is why we changed the HAMFEST
> suggestion to the "\h" Ham-Store symbol...

  Yeah I know... the "eye" pretty bland... but the ham store wasn't
available in the list. I'm going to download Stephens icon set and see if
it's selectable. 

Tallahassee, FL

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