@Sabex this is going to be packet radio with dialup.
It's hopefully going to be a shell people can log into too, so yes, still overkill.
Ah I see, it's a bit more than just a TNC then! I used a raspi running sound modem quite successfully for that purpose. All I needed was one of those cheapass USB sound cards and a Wouxun handheld
@Sabex I'm sure I could do it that way, but I've only ever had pain with vox, etc., etc.
I've already got one TNC-Pi running an APRS node and it's been stable and reliable for months.
I bought two of these originally anyway, with the intent of being able to talk to myself!
Yeah I started out using VOX but then used one of the raspi lines to drive a 2N2222 to switch the PTT. I always fancied using a relay for the click-clunk but never got around to it.
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