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Paul Warren

Welcome to my home on the internet! Everything here is free under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 license unless marked otherwise.

This site contains various pieces of writing across my various interests.

Thanks to Paul Fenwick for doing all the hard work, you can fork his original site on github, or my version (this site). Please feel free to send pull requests for bugs!

APRS working and update!

Jun 18 , 2016

I have finally figured out all the bits for running APRS for tracking to and from my activations, worked well for my last activation of Webb’s Ridge. That’s a bit of a slower drive up via Blue Range Rd out in the brindies, good fun if a bit chilly towards the end!

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Mt Pinnibar SOTA activation

Apr 26 , 2016

I’d decided to try and drive the triton up Mt Pinnibar while camping with the family at Geehi, 33km past Thredbo on the Apline Way. Geehi’s a lovely spot, and I recommend it for camping!

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Back Again

Mar 5 , 2016

So, I haven’t looked at this site for a while, and discovered that it had completely b0rkened!

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Tyrell's Ridge VK2/SM-096 SOTA Activation

Apr 25 , 2015

I’d planned a camping trip a few months ago with some friends at Geehi in the snowy mountains, a 45 minute drive, about 35kms past Thredbo on the Apline Way. So, thinking about it a bit more, I decided to see if there are any close by SOTA peaks, lo and behold, there are two, Mt Youngall a 10 pointer, and Tyrell’s Ridge, 4 points and not previously activated!

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Beach 40 Contact and general radio update!

Mar 22 , 2015

Over the last few weeks I’ve debugged my Beach40 a bit! I found that I’d stuck in the wrong size resistor on the lm386 feedback circuit, 2.2 Ohms, vs the needed 2.2 kilo-Ohms! So, with that fixed, it worked a bit better!

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Mt Ginini

Mar 9 , 2015

A public holiday Monday with lovely weather, and some restless kids, so I took them up the hills to let Mum have a bit of a rest.

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