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by richard
Thu Aug 16, 2007 10:27 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Anyone need an IMPRES bank charger?
Replies: 11
Views: 6409

And here's another one even cheaper:

http://cgi.ebay.com/Motorola-impres-Mul ... dZViewItem
by richard
Thu Aug 16, 2007 10:26 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Anyone need an IMPRES bank charger?
Replies: 11
Views: 6409

Anyone need an IMPRES bank charger?

I remember someone saying they were looking for one at Dayton.

This seems like a pretty good price for one, if someone needs one:

http://cgi.ebay.com/MOTOROLA-WPLN4108BR ... dZViewItem
by richard
Mon Aug 13, 2007 8:20 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Interesting AS2 on ebay...
Replies: 10
Views: 7049

FYI, if anyone wants to buy off Ebay UK, your US Ebay account info is valid there. Just make sure the seller will ship to the U.S. Lot fo those neat exotic UK Moto radios out there... http://hub.ebay.co.uk/buy?_trksid=m37 Gimme some examples! "Motorola" is too broad of a search term, and I really a...
by richard
Mon Aug 13, 2007 12:23 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Interesting AS2 on ebay...
Replies: 10
Views: 7049

Yeah, kind of.. I suspect its from the Hong Kong mail service. As we know, that seller is Panter88 from Hong Kong - HK was part of British Empire and was a British colony until about 1999-2000 or so. Plus the DXI-XL algo kinda supports they were for export (either UK or HK - who knows!) Cheers, Mat...
by richard
Sun Aug 12, 2007 9:28 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Interesting AS2 on ebay...
Replies: 10
Views: 7049

Interesting AS2 on ebay...

Take a look at this one: http://cgi.ebay.com/MOTOROLA-ASTRO-SABER-UHF-403-477MHz-USED-Model-2_W0QQitemZ130141437554QQihZ003QQcategoryZ4671QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem If you look at the pic that shows the back of the radio, you can clearly see a crown and some sort of circle logo underneath...
by richard
Sun Aug 12, 2007 6:38 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Guide to ASTRO Digital Radios 3.0 - RELEASED
Replies: 23
Views: 18930

Shaun, I PM'd you a link to a correction file.

Let me know if you can't open it.
by richard
Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:27 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Guide to ASTRO Digital Radios 3.0 - RELEASED
Replies: 23
Views: 18930

Yah, some things get overlooked when you're going over 12,000 words. It's not so easy to check an entire document sometimes once it gets that big :) Thanks. I'll put it on my list of things-to-fix in the next maintenance release. (haha I sound like I'm talking about firmware) No problem, I'm going ...
by richard
Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:08 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Guide to ASTRO Digital Radios 3.0 - RELEASED
Replies: 23
Views: 18930

*ignore*
by richard
Sun Aug 12, 2007 2:01 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Guide to ASTRO Digital Radios 3.0 - RELEASED
Replies: 23
Views: 18930

Page 4, last paragraph: " Digital Voice Systems Inc.’s Improved Multi-Band Excitation (IMBE™) codec was chosen... " Since you reference DVSI as an acronym after this, you should rewrite the above statement as: " Digital Voice Systems Inc.’s (DVSI) Improved Multi-Band Excitation (IMBE™) codec was cho...
by richard
Sun Aug 12, 2007 12:55 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: Guide to ASTRO Digital Radios 3.0 - RELEASED
Replies: 23
Views: 18930

I'll give it a once-over today and let you know if I find anything.

Looking forward to reading it.
by richard
Thu Aug 09, 2007 12:36 am
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: HAMSEXY is the best place for ASTRO newbies
Replies: 56
Views: 30270

You know, every time I ride the subway past this stop, I'll chuckle now.

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by richard
Wed Aug 08, 2007 4:11 pm
Forum: Astro DStar and other digital voice formats
Topic: HAMSEXY is the best place for ASTRO newbies
Replies: 56
Views: 30270

...and cycled over 250km. Wait. Physical activity? WTF? What kind of respectable ham are you??? If you had said, "ate a box of donuts while showing off my new vest"... that's one thing! But *exercise*???? :vestman: :vestman: :vestman: (Oh and Shawn, if you want to send me a copy, I'll proof it for ...
by richard
Tue Jun 05, 2007 9:57 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science ARC in Queens, 6/10 (sorry, big)
Replies: 19
Views: 9847

Heh - I left you a VM about it this AM Richard - I think I was supposed to meet up with you last year for it, and slacked off. Regardless, it looks like I'll take a ride out there. I can do astro on U or V, so I could care less what we use. Green would work fine with me. I'll pin ya. -Alex Message ...
by richard
Tue Jun 05, 2007 9:38 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science ARC in Queens, 6/10 (sorry, big)
Replies: 19
Views: 9847

It's not very big, but I have fun going to this one. I actually belonged to this club when I lived in Queens, most of them are really good guys. In fact, this is the hamfest where I walked in and got my US ticket. Alex, if you want to go, I'll go with you. Send me a PIN, we'll work out the details. ...
by richard
Tue Apr 17, 2007 6:26 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Mt Beacon, NY hamfest April 22nd
Replies: 4
Views: 3135

JAYMZ wrote:
richard wrote:so I'll pop up and see what crap is there.
Exactly.

PJ and I went last year and it sucked. Didn't help that it was pouring rain either.
Yeah, I'm not holding my breath or anything, but 'cause it's so close, I'll pop by.
by richard
Tue Apr 17, 2007 6:10 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Mt Beacon, NY hamfest April 22nd
Replies: 4
Views: 3135

Yeah, I am now that you told me about it!

It's only about 35 min away, so I'll pop up and see what crap is there.
by richard
Wed Mar 28, 2007 8:42 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Greater Baltimore Hamboree and Computerfest - TIMONIUM, MD
Replies: 33
Views: 17584

Polar_Rescue wrote:HAMSEXY STANDARD FREQUENCY INFO

BW1 146.495 pl 67.0hz

BW2 446.495 pl 67.0hz

MDC1200 encouraged!
I'll be on, no tone.
by richard
Wed Mar 28, 2007 7:21 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Greater Baltimore Hamboree and Computerfest - TIMONIUM, MD
Replies: 33
Views: 17584

For those going to the Timonium Hamfest Around 6:00am on Saturday the group I'm going down with will be setting up a portable repeater on 449.1375 PL 114.8 if you are interested in being part of the "In Crowd" .... As far as meeting up anyone still interested?? Yes, I'm in for beers/wings after, or...
by richard
Mon Mar 26, 2007 10:35 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Greater Baltimore Hamboree and Computerfest - TIMONIUM, MD
Replies: 33
Views: 17584

n3jfw wrote:me


how much is tailgaiting?
$30.00... if available.

http://www.gbhc.org/outdoor_tailgate.htm

Seth, if you've got stuff to sell, and want to split a table, I'm in. I've got a couple of things I wouldn't mind selling.
by richard
Mon Mar 26, 2007 10:14 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Timonium, MD hamfest THIS WEEKEND!
Replies: 1
Views: 1907

Timonium, MD hamfest THIS WEEKEND!

Guys, don't forget... one of the better hamfests on the east coast is THIS WEEKEND.

I'll be coming down first thing Saturday morning.

Let's all try and meetup.
by richard
Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:20 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Frostfest - Richmond, VA Feb 18
Replies: 10
Views: 5811

hey dan standard order for: 2 40m hamsticks(for the voice portion) if they are $15 a pop or less one of those mounts that you can attach two whips together (to make a dipole) if around 15 bucks Seth, I have one of those mounts... a couple actually. They're sitting in a box. You can have one if you ...
by richard
Mon Feb 12, 2007 1:21 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Frostfest - Richmond, VA Feb 18
Replies: 10
Views: 5811

GOD DAMN IT.

I'm going to be in town on the 19th for the week!

I wonder if I can get my flight moved up... probably not without a big change fee. :tsgay:
by richard
Sun Jan 28, 2007 11:11 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Greater Baltimore Hamboree and Computerfest - TIMONIUM, MD
Replies: 33
Views: 17584

Looks like we should arrange something for Saturday night then?
by richard
Sun Jan 28, 2007 5:06 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Greater Baltimore Hamboree and Computerfest - TIMONIUM, MD
Replies: 33
Views: 17584

I'll make the trip down from NY early Saturday morning.

It's an awesome hamfest, won't miss it!
by richard
Wed Jan 03, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hicksville, NY Hamfest - Feb 25th
Replies: 2
Views: 2562

I'll go to the Limarc fest... it's usually "okay"... not great, but not bad.

I'd love to go up to the Flea one of these days.
by richard
Wed Nov 15, 2006 9:33 pm
Forum: VoIP/IRLP/EchoLink etc
Topic: My Echolink Node is on the air
Replies: 4
Views: 5006

KE7JFF wrote:Turn it back on! :P
Hahahaha... It hasn't been on in months.

And won't be again for quite a while, sadly. :(
by richard
Fri Oct 13, 2006 8:25 am
Forum: VoIP/IRLP/EchoLink etc
Topic: FCC Report and Order
Replies: 10
Views: 9329

Yeah, I read this yesterday and am very happy to hear this.

Now that I moved out of the city, putting up my echolink node on 440 didn't make any sense.

Now I can put it up on 2m.
by richard
Sun Aug 20, 2006 1:09 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY!
Replies: 12
Views: 6800

kitn1mcc wrote:if i was not in Red hook last night at a Party and back home already


wish i would have known


going to ham fest after a Foam party ohh yeahh
Well, you would have thought it sucked, 'cause this post was from June.
by richard
Sun Aug 20, 2006 9:15 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY!
Replies: 12
Views: 6800

Re: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY

N2NH wrote:
richard wrote:Anyone going to be around?

I'll be doing the gate from 8:30 til 10:00.

Make sure you say hi if you're coming.
Anybody know when the next HOSARC Hamfest will be??
I'll get you that info ASAP. I think it's first Saturday in October, but I'll confirm.
by richard
Mon Jul 10, 2006 8:08 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Sussex NJ
Replies: 8
Views: 5124

motorola_otaku wrote:Is that part of a Centracom console in the background of the 2nd pic?
I can't believe you noticed that... I was mesmerized by the light bending properties of those coke bottle glasses.
by richard
Sun Jul 09, 2006 11:00 pm
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Sussex NJ
Replies: 8
Views: 5124

Was it worth going? I couldn't muster up the nerve to drag myself out of bed this morning to drive all the way out there.
by richard
Fri Jun 02, 2006 10:04 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY!
Replies: 12
Views: 6800

JAYMZ wrote:Isn't that at the Museum of Natural History?
Naw, that's in Manhattan... Hall of Science is out in Flushing.
by richard
Fri Jun 02, 2006 10:03 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY!
Replies: 12
Views: 6800

Re: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY

Anyone going to be around? I'll be doing the gate from 8:30 til 10:00. Make sure you say hi if you're coming. Where the hell is the hall of science. Maybe I'll show up. -Alex Right next to the World's Fair/US Tennis Center/Shea Stadium. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&q=new+york+hall+of+scien...
by richard
Fri Jun 02, 2006 7:57 am
Forum: HAMFESTS!!!
Topic: Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY!
Replies: 12
Views: 6800

Hall of Science, Queens, NY... This SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAY!

Anyone going to be around?

I'll be doing the gate from 8:30 til 10:00.

Make sure you say hi if you're coming.
by richard
Tue May 23, 2006 8:04 pm
Forum: VoIP/IRLP/EchoLink etc
Topic: My Echolink Node is on the air
Replies: 4
Views: 5006

KE7DZZ wrote::vestman: It works. :baby:
:ham: I listened to you connect!

Thanks!

:vestman: