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  1. E

    Need Help Choosing a GPS Module For my Avionics

    I'm trying to decide between choices of GPS modules for my rocket avionics computer. (This computer is just for dual deployment recovery.) First thing to note is that the rocket I'm preparing this computer for will experience 18G of acceleration. I know that consumer-level GPS modules can't...
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    Camera and Gps Tracking Interferance

    Has anyone had any issues with a camera, specifically the Mobius interfering with gps tracking? I see they sell a shrouded cover to reduce gps interference but didn't know if that was necessary with rocketry gps at 900 MHz
  3. lowga

    Eggfinder LCD Question

    I own a Eggtimer GPS system (900 MHz) that I purchased assembled from another rocketeer. The receiver is mounted in a case, and currently has version 1.09e of the firmware. Looks like I need to update that. The board is marked REV A2. I have no idea what the purpose of the daughter board below...
  4. Mbuzz49

    What is everyone using for a GPS?

    Hi all!! I am currently looking for a "cheaper" GPS system for my model rockets. I have seen plenty of "cheap" trackers on amazon however, they all require a monthly service fee which I want to stay clear from. The ones that don't have a service fee cost hundreds of dollars.. I am looking for...
  5. Nytrunner

    New tracker from Apogee?

    A club member posted the new Apogee newsletter, and the only thing that really caught my attention over lunch was their new Simple GPS unit. It's got a 4x AA self contained receiver with readout, a transmitter that looks like it runs on a 9v, says "2 mile range", and operates on non-HAM bands...