FT991a, Raspberry Pi 4 Portable Field Station

FT991a, Raspberry Pi 4 Portable Field Station

  Ive had a few requests for more information about my portable radio so I’ve made a video that shows the components I have used. You can fund a link to the video on YouTube below. I’ve built it into a Pelican 1440 case. I chose this case because it’s top...
APRS Message App for JS8Call

APRS Message App for JS8Call

I was recently planning to have a go at writing an app with UI for the Raspberry Pi that would allow the user to easily send Email, SMS and APRS messages using JS8Call. A day or so later Jason, KM4ACK released a YouTube video about sending aprs messages  so I...
JS8CallTools for Raspberry Pi

JS8CallTools for Raspberry Pi

You may already have seen some posts about the first of my JS8Call Tools – my GPS Utility for #JS8Call, its a python script with a Graphical User Interface that I wrote for grabbing my Location from GPSD running on my Raspberry Pi, it then translate the Lat and...
The Raspberry Pi Project – Part 3

The Raspberry Pi Project – Part 3

Programming For this part of the project I needed to write some code. By day I am a Java Developer, and over the years have used a few different programming languages so for this I wanted something new to learn so I chose to use Python 3 for this project. Its pretty...
The Raspberry Pi Project – Part 2

The Raspberry Pi Project – Part 2

Hi Again Everyone, Today the rest of the parts to build my Portable Station Computer arrived No, Im not doing an unboxing video… I ordered these parts from RS Components Adafruit Ultimate GPS Hat Provides GPS and PPS time source, with battery backed up time....