Finally switched DIrewolf over from a set beacon interval to smartbeacon. Huge difference in quality of track. Much more true to the actual route.

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The fan dipole fell out of the tree a few days ago but I was able to string it back up yesterday evening. Came inside to test everything out and got a good preport from a POTA activation out of Denver. I'd say it's working!

I’ve been experimenting with Dire Wolf, and wow... so much easier than dealing with soundmodem, AX.25, and APRX configs.

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A packet radio chat protocol with support for digital signatures and binary compression. Like IRC over radio waves, for the Baofeng UV-5R 4-watt radio.


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