Introducing The W5AUM DMR Repeater

On August 5th, 2022, members from the Washington County Amateur Radio Club deployed a DMR repeater in Brenham. The equipment deployed includes a Motorola SLR5700 repeater, Cellwave UHF duplexers, and an AT&T LTE hotspot. Digital Mobile Radio – or DMR for short – is an open standard/protocol for digital mobile radios defined by the European Read More …

Returning The 147.260 Repeater

The 147.260 repeater was returned to the Blinn Water Tower this week, bringing to an end a three-month endeavor of equipment relocations to accommodate maintenance work on the water tower. While re-installing the repeater, the original LMR-400-style coax was replaced with 1/2″ heliax, the antenna was upgraded to a new Hustler G7, and the duplexers Read More …