WSPR on RPi
Just orderd a couple (2 versions) of WSPR mode add-on boards for the Raspberry Pi SBC from TAPR. A lot of acronyms in that sentence, but most radio amateurs will know what they are. WSPR is "Weak Signal Propagation Reporter". It is a very low power radio beacn listening system hoasted on the Internet. Here is a link to the WSPRnet website where more information can be discovered. http://wsprnet.org/drupal/
There has been a long absence by me from Amateur Radio and electronics except for digital computers and CNC (Computer Numeric Control) systems. A little activity in the form of Radio Frequency transmission and receiving, but nothing in the form of RF experimentation operations.
I once thought of trying to reduce my office/ham shack computer count from four systems to two. My goal should be down to one system. I know it is possible, but that one would have to be Windows 10. Everything for which I need or use a computer COULD be handled on that operating system.
ARRL 50 Yr Member Pin
New Website URL
W5EHS has been re-located to a new web-server. It's invisible to the user (you). We have moved from a server on the East Coast of the USA to one (or more) on the West Coast.
About a year ago there was a hostile takeover (at least in my mind as one of the clients) of my original ISP web-account (servers in Ohio). All my 15 or so websites (including this one) were physically relocated to servers located at a different provider, as physical as data files can be...
Not my choice of service provider.