Geo Diversity

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Will bring us the V2 Geo Diversity or is this theme lost ?
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Chris DL5NAM

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KY6LA - Howard, Elmer

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I do believe it's on the enhancement list for a future release but unlikely to make it into the Zero release (2.0) of V2

Your guess is as good as mine as to when
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Michael Aust

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Kinda like Lost in Space ?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJrw6imp7f8
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Ria - N2RJ, Elmer

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What is Geo Diversity?
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Chris DL5NAM

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Ria, i am concern in new technics. Not cheating any others = myself.  Most countries have CEPT so i do not need a US call sign to work from USA.

But thats not my target, but compare 2 QTH (antennas) or check prop or my signal there will be fine.

For me it will be a playground - not a way to get an DXCC or contest advantage.
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Ria - N2RJ, Elmer

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According to the information I have from ARRL, CEPT doesn't cover remote operation. Either way remote services here such as RHR require a US license to cover themselves, and I would as well.

However anyone can get a US license if they so desire. I would even let anyone who wanted use my PO box as their address.
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Just like regular diversity where the signals from two different antennas fed to two SCU's in the same radio and combined to improve reception, Geo-diversity combine signals from two different receivers for improved reception. With precise time stamps provided by the internal GPS in the VITA data packets receivers anywhere in the world could be combined.
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Marc Lalonde

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GPS time stamp in vita packet

that may interesting for TOA  localisation  of interference or else
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Chris DL5NAM

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Yes, it's like lightningmaps.org since many, many years work for exact lightning strike detection.

Geo Diversity will be a feature for Flex that most of the other pseudo SDR TRX not will have
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Official Response
This feature is still on the "wish list".  Currently, it isn't planned for inclusion is a major release.