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    look to someone who installs satellite TV systems...

    look to someone who installs satellite TV systems - it's used to seal the connectors at the dish end.
  2. Can we run the new feeder on the Pi from the raw...

    Can we run the new feeder on the Pi from the raw data from Malcom Robbs dump1090?

    If so, exactly what command switches do you need on dump1090 and on your feeder?
  3. Thread: Iran Radar

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    They need to more accurately call it an "ADS...

    They need to more accurately call it an "ADS Broadcast receiver", and not anything with "radar" on the name or on the shipping documents.
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    This is where running virtual servers for such...

    This is where running virtual servers for such things is a boon.

    There is no need to export data and configurations for backup purposes and having to rebuild the server from bare metal ... in the...
  5. On the logging FA feeder does log - but just...

    On the logging FA feeder does log - but just keeps today and yesterday - a good compromise,

    so maybe the switch can be --logfiledays
    0 no logfile
    1 one day (today)
    2 two days (today and...
  6. Thread: Iran Radar

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    I'm rather hoping that this is a try out shipment...

    I'm rather hoping that this is a try out shipment ... and that more will follow if this one succeeds.
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    The mineral content of the roofing materials will...

    The mineral content of the roofing materials will reduce range - it's better outside.

    if you are thinking of putting the little magmount antenna outside - maybe you could put it in an inverted...
  8. Thread: Iran Radar

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    I'm very pleased that you have finally succeeded.

    I'm very pleased that you have finally succeeded.
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    Make up something like this...

    Make up something like this http://antirez.com/news/46

    just separate the centre and the braid from a length of co-ax, twist the braid to make it rigid then trim to the required length.

    I have...
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    Make sure your antenna has a clear all round view...

    Make sure your antenna has a clear all round view of the sky - the signals are line of sight and even the little mag-mount antenna has a range of 100km or so. Leave it running it should catch...
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    People might like a 'Not at this time, Thank you,...

    People might like a 'Not at this time, Thank you, but will review in x months' type mail, they may be thinking of buying their own feeder if you don't supply one...
  12. FR24 stats seem to go vanisf for 20 minutes...

    FR24 stats seem to go vanisf for 20 minutes before and after any periods when you are offline.

    If this is a new Pi, make sure you are using version 241 feeder or later (the earlier ones don't...
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    With the whole assembly in place - go down to the...

    With the whole assembly in place - go down to the receiver end and

    put a meter between the co-ax shield and core - to test it's not shorted.

    Then connect the antenna whip to the ground plane...
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    Make sure your antenna has a good view of the sky...

    Make sure your antenna has a good view of the sky ... the two planes also need to be transmitting ADS-B signals ... so the system may need to see a few more to get the two it meeds.
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    and distance rings ...I suppose tou really do...

    and distance rings ...I suppose tou really do have to give it your latitude and longitude to get those...
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    It's good to avoid tight bends in the coax since...

    It's good to avoid tight bends in the coax since they cost signal - a curve is better.

    Do earth the braid of the co-ax - this isn't just about lightening but also to help with static build-up when...
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    Mine always works fine even after it's been...

    Mine always works fine even after it's been unplugged without ceremony so the lawn can be mowed.

    Do you write anything to the file system while it's running?

    Recording stuff in /tmp apparently...
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    No 'planes nearby, Antenna is in the cellar and...

    No 'planes nearby, Antenna is in the cellar and can't get any signals - put it outside the window.

    dongle broken
  19. yes - do make sure your dump1090 is up to date...

    yes - do make sure your dump1090 is up to date though
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    Yes I see what you mean, but if that data was...

    Yes I see what you mean, but if that data was retained - even if not plotted - maybe it could be used to statistically increase the confidence in other data received.

    something like
    feed (a)...
  21. see post #8 in this thread...

    see post #8 in this thread http://forum.flightradar24.com/threads/6133-Raspberry-Pi-type-B-DVB-T-Dongle-to-feed-FR24
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    There are a couple of points: 1. Most people are...

    There are a couple of points:
    1. Most people are not too interested in the altitude and speed of an aircraft - just where it is on the map
    2. It should be possible even with incomplete data to see...
  23. Doesn't Alan Eustace have his own ADS-B...

    Doesn't Alan Eustace have his own ADS-B registration - It would have been good to see his plot too!
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    You could try - it depends on the chips inside...

    You could try - it depends on the chips inside the device.

    The R820T device that does work is just €10 on ebay if the telebit wont work.
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    Your feeds Radar: T-EGBB19 Status: Online Last...

    Your feeds
    Radar: T-EGBB19 Status: Online Last upload (~5min): 2014-10-23 20:02:29 More info

    ahh, but you need to be running linux feeder 241 or later ... not sure what the windows feeder...
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