Ham and GMRS repeaters at the 2020 event

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Ham and GMRS repeaters at the 2020 event

Post by RudolphDiesel » Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:02 am

Team Human will bring the DMR repeater we had last year again to the 2020 event. Since we realize there are not all that many folks out there with an amateur radio license we will up our offering and add a GMRS repeater this year to help ppl communicate across playa.

The technical data you need to program your radio:

DMR repeater:

Freq: 441.175/446.175
CC: 1
TS: both
TG: all

Just as last year we are going to repeat all TGs on both time slots. If you ar using this to communicate with your camp peeps you can use any TG you wish, including 666, LOL. And just before anybody asks, yes you do need an amateur radio license to use this and your radio needs to be programmed correctly.

Now for the GMRS repeater:

Freq: 462.700/467.700
PL: 141.3

In order to use this you need a repeater capable GMRS Radio and a license from the FCC. These licenses are easy to get, ($75 for 10 years) if you plan to use our GMRS repeater make sure your radio has repeater capability (many bubble pack radios do not)

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Re: Ham and GMRS repeaters at the 2020 event

Post by TT120 » Fri Feb 07, 2020 9:26 am

Thanks RD. I'll be sure to bring a couple HT's to play with.
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