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900 mhz repeater (150 watts)
Updates - Repeater Status
VE3RIX Repeater Status
This is to inform the membership that the repeater is good working order. The work done was a maintenance check on the system.
19" Rack Mount - was cleaned up, sanded down and repainted.
Controller - was cleaned up, reset and tested,
Rx'er/Tx'er - was cleaned up and verified power output = 25 watts.
CTCSS tone board working, transmit only.
Power supplies cleaned up and tested putting out 12v and 28v dc.
The HP 19" rack mount power supply produces an audible hum. Over kill as it is large and bulky, will try to source out a new smaller one.
Duplexer - set of 4 cans have been re-tuned and now working.
IRLP/EchoLink - computer was tested, connected to the internet, tested with the IRLP folks and all tested OK.
IRLP/Echolink radio was found to be defective - no power output. need to source out a new radio.
2 patch coax cables with N-type connecters where missing. need to acquire new patch cables.
VE3RIX repeater in now on the air, 145.450 -600 in its temporary location.
Creation date : 05/11/2012 @ 21:16
Welcome to VE3RIX
Watson's Mill, Manotick, Ontario
On Behalf of the new Executive and active members, I would like to take this opportunity to welcome all members of the Manotick Amateur Radio Group that we are back on line with a new look and feel. We hope to make a difference by getting more people involved within the hobby, such as community events, field day radio events and emergency services. We appreciate you taking the time to register and really look forward to reading your posts.
Thanks again for joining!