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by JumpingCholla
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: 2019 ARIZONA AND UTAH EXPETITION
Topic: WEATHER
Replies: 2
Views: 736

Re: WEATHER

Perfect!
by JumpingCholla
Wed Mar 20, 2019 11:45 am
Forum: 2019 ARIZONA AND UTAH EXPETITION
Topic: FOOD AND PREPARATION
Replies: 12
Views: 634

Re: FOOD AND PREPARATION - Updated 3/22

Revision: The Mrs. and myself will take #1 and #3.
by JumpingCholla
Mon Mar 18, 2019 12:21 am
Forum: 2019 ARIZONA AND UTAH EXPETITION
Topic: FOOD AND PREPARATION
Replies: 12
Views: 634

Re: FOOD AND PREPARATION

There will be a few opportunities along the way, maybe every three days, for relatively close lodging that might provide welcome breaks for those who—unlike myself—prefer to bathe more regularly.
by JumpingCholla
Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: 2019 ARIZONA AND UTAH EXPETITION
Topic: MAPS
Replies: 4
Views: 400

Re: MAPS

For Garmin users, a wide selection of free maps can be found here: https://www.gpsfiledepot.com/ . I keep the topograpic maps of California, Arizona, Utah, and Desert Southwest loaded on the car Garmin GPS at all times. The Desert Southwest map, in my opinion, is awesome, with a "small" version ( ht...
by JumpingCholla
Tue Feb 05, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: 2019 ARIZONA AND UTAH EXPETITION
Topic: 2019 Arizona and Utah Expedition
Replies: 8
Views: 10578

Re: 2019 Arizona and Utah Expedition

Signing up myself and wife.
by JumpingCholla
Sun Jul 01, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: EXPEDITION RUN REPORTS
Topic: North Rim Grand Canyon 2018
Replies: 12
Views: 18913

Re: North Rim Grand Canyon 2018

Dave covered the trip really well in his report. Great trip with great guys! Here are a few additions. Parashant Route showing speeds Click on the map to show higher resolution. Stops: May 3 Grand Wash Cliffs; May 4-5 Twin Point; May 6-7 Kelly Point; May 8 Whitmore Overlook; May 9 Bar 10 Ranch; May ...
by JumpingCholla
Sun May 13, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS
Replies: 9
Views: 1002

Parashant: Antenna Before and After

On the left is a Comet CA-2x4SR with optional CA-SPR spring before Parashant.

On the right, after. Bent right at the "spring", besides having the top segment removed.


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by JumpingCholla
Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS
Replies: 9
Views: 1002

Re: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS

Below is a CSV file compatible with CHIRP containing a collection of repeaters from RepeaterBook (current) and ARRL TravelPlus for Repeaters (version 18.0, 2014). Which of the repeaters are operational is TBD. Location,Name,Frequency,Duplex,Offset,Tone,rToneFreq,cToneFreq,DtcsCode,DtcsPolarity,Mode...
by JumpingCholla
Mon Apr 23, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL PLANNING
Replies: 44
Views: 2592

Re: GENERAL PLANNING

Just a gravity fed tube attached to a black plastic bag. Mainly expecting to use body wipes.
by JumpingCholla
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS
Replies: 9
Views: 1002

Re: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS

Those of us who regularly use APRS have our favorite metro area SmartBeaconing and Path settings (click links for information). I haven't given it much thought, but I'm wondering if other settings might be better for off-road travel. We'll probably be travelling at a bit less than freeway speed, so...

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