[aprssig] GPS & Display Ideas

Steve Dimse steve at dimse.com
Tue Aug 20 13:22:28 EDT 2019

> On Aug 20, 2019, at 8:09 AM, KB5ILY - Travis W. Burton <kb5ily at arrl.net> wrote:
> 2 Kenwoods, a Yaesu and my Alinco; all have built-in TNCs so there is a data port for GPS input on all.  Can we do any or all of the following; A.  Use retired cell phone as GPS.

I doubt this will work, but I also wonder why anyone would want to.

You can EBay a U-Blox Neo 6 for under $7, $10 if you don't want to wait a couple weeks for shipping from China, another $1 for RS232 converter, and junk box power and case. Easier and more reliable than a cell phone gps.

Steve K4HG

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