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Old 07-08-2018, 10:56 AM
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I wanted to get opinions for a aprs app on iPhone Iím just getting started on a budget. I was going to use a baofeng and a cable to my iPhone .
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Old 07-08-2018, 11:10 AM
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I would not trust this setup using a Baofeng . I tried once and it never really worked. I used Pocket Packet.
Unless your dying to use RF I would just use the APRS-Fi app. To me APRS is a cool concept that people want to try but unless it is being used for a specific purpose or event it is a waste of time. Your best bet is to invest in a ham radio with it built in. The Yaesu's work great.
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