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The '''OpenTracker+''' is an APRS tracker that can also receive data from other stations and has waypoint output capability. Use the '''OT1+''' to report position, course and speed, time, and altitude when connected to a GPS -- not just from a vehicle, but anything, including a bicycle, weather balloon, or backpack. Or, use the '''OT1+''' to encode and transmit data from a supported weather station. The tracker will also report telemetry from its onboard temperature and voltage sensors, and an external counter input can report a cumulative total of counter events or the number of events since last transmission. The '''OpenTracker+''' replaces the OT1x and OT1m series. The '''OT1+''' added waypoint output capability, increased program space and RAM, and a simplified hardware design. Available as a kit or fully assembled.
 
The '''OpenTracker+''' is an APRS tracker that can also receive data from other stations and has waypoint output capability. Use the '''OT1+''' to report position, course and speed, time, and altitude when connected to a GPS -- not just from a vehicle, but anything, including a bicycle, weather balloon, or backpack. Or, use the '''OT1+''' to encode and transmit data from a supported weather station. The tracker will also report telemetry from its onboard temperature and voltage sensors, and an external counter input can report a cumulative total of counter events or the number of events since last transmission. The '''OpenTracker+''' replaces the OT1x and OT1m series. The '''OT1+''' added waypoint output capability, increased program space and RAM, and a simplified hardware design. Available as a kit or fully assembled.
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== Features ==
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*APRS telemetry output
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*Fixed location operation for telemetry with no GPS
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*NMEA waypoint output
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*Dual configuration profiles with flexible selection
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*On-board temperature and voltage sensors
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*Supports 1-wire and Peet Bros WX stations
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*Drive an external relay for radio power control
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*Supports 1200 and 300 baud AFSK operation
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*PSK31 support for PropNet^31 Operation
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*Base91 compressed positions with 1-foot resolution
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*SmartBeaconing™ for adaptive beacon rates
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*Digital event counter, cumulative or since last transmission
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*Free firmware upgrades directly from the website, no special hardware needed
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*Source code released under Modified BSD license
  
 
== Price ==
 
== Price ==

Revision as of 21:29, 6 June 2009

OpenTracker+

OpenTracker+ (OT+ or OT1+) - APRS Tracker from Argent Data Systems.

The OpenTracker+ is an APRS tracker that can also receive data from other stations and has waypoint output capability. Use the OT1+ to report position, course and speed, time, and altitude when connected to a GPS -- not just from a vehicle, but anything, including a bicycle, weather balloon, or backpack. Or, use the OT1+ to encode and transmit data from a supported weather station. The tracker will also report telemetry from its onboard temperature and voltage sensors, and an external counter input can report a cumulative total of counter events or the number of events since last transmission. The OpenTracker+ replaces the OT1x and OT1m series. The OT1+ added waypoint output capability, increased program space and RAM, and a simplified hardware design. Available as a kit or fully assembled.

Contents

Features

  • APRS telemetry output
  • Fixed location operation for telemetry with no GPS
  • NMEA waypoint output
  • Dual configuration profiles with flexible selection
  • On-board temperature and voltage sensors
  • Supports 1-wire and Peet Bros WX stations
  • Drive an external relay for radio power control
  • Supports 1200 and 300 baud AFSK operation
  • PSK31 support for PropNet^31 Operation
  • Base91 compressed positions with 1-foot resolution
  • SmartBeaconing™ for adaptive beacon rates
  • Digital event counter, cumulative or since last transmission
  • Free firmware upgrades directly from the website, no special hardware needed
  • Source code released under Modified BSD license

Price

  • Kit - 30$
  • Assembled - 40$

See also

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