Ham fairs list by Lynn N7CFO:
March 5th – Mike and Key Hamfest Saturday in Puyallup, WA
March 19th – MicroHAMS Digital Conference
Additional fun item at MHDC:
The Icom IC-7300 “SDR” might make an appearance. Prototype was shown at Orlando.
Report of First SDR-SIG Meeting
21 people attended
SDR Console demo
Next meeting, Tuesday, March 29th, 6pm at Building 27
Robin AA4RC built D-Plus and a backdoor
DV-Dongle / DVAP
G4KLX built DSTARRepeater and ircDDBGateway
It lets you access D-STAR reflectors
AMBE CODEC for digital voice
UDRX-440 needs AMBE
Buster is a Mac application by:
NH6Z, Jeremy McDermond
Remote access to the AMBE service was desired and the AMBE server was born.
G4KLX and K7VE
Buster + Raspberry Pi + AMBE 30000R by NWDigital
Buster is Open Source.
Kenny did a super cool demo on a Mac.
FYI about D-STAR reflectors
- Reflector 1C is general first contacts
- Reflector 35C is Seattle area
- Dstarinfo.com tells what intended uses of reflectors are.