Posted in: ISS, Satellite

ISS 437.800 MHz cross band FM repeater activated

downlink 437.800 MHz  uplink  145.990 MHz International Space Station – Image Credit NASA At 01:02 GMT on September 2 a cross band FM amateur radio repeater with a downlink on 437.800 MHz was activated on the International Space Statio. The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) announcement reads: The ARISS team is pleased […]

Posted in: DMR

DMR: Anytone 868/878 Codeplug anomaly and Update

Anyone who uses a codeplug shared by Al AF4FA or GCARA has to correct the time-slot for a Gold Coast repeater channel, Make the following change: For channel TG-311037, change from TS-2 to TS-1.  The error is what caused the Gold Coast machine to lock up. The old one should be deleted. To download the corrected […]

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DMR: Pi-Star – Adding brandmeister API – Optional feature add-on

On tonight’s DMR net, the subject of adding additional controls to your Pi-Star dashboard using your brandmeister API key was discussed. This is an optional step used to enhance the ‘Admin Dashboard’ of your Pi-Star device.  If you follow the steps below, it will provide you with buttons to ‘Drop QSO’ and ‘Drop All Dynamic’ […]