Working with Supercapacitors

I’ve always been interested in using supercapacitors for powering UKHASnet nodes, its something about the simplicity of how you can use them. As I’ve been rebuilding my network I’ve wanted to put a solar powered repeater on the roof to add some range and so thought this would be an ideal opportunity to use supercapacitors. […]

Setting up a UKHASnet Network

After moving house at the beginning of September have finally got round to rebuilding my UKHASnet network. Where I live now will hopefully be ideal as the house is 3 stories, with good views to the north towards the Kent North Downs. First step was to setup a gateway, for this I used the old AB node […]

Developing a remote UKHASnet node

For the past 6 months I have been working on a prototype UKHASnet node which is completely powered by solar. The aim is to install a UKHASnet node on the Redsands Forts out in the Thames Esturary where it will function independently both providing simple sensor data but also acting as a long range repeater. […]