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Node 4122 on 443.3 MHz

If you have tried using the IRLP or Echolink nodes on the 443.3 repeater you may have noticed the audio would drop after connecting. We’ve discovered that it was just a simple push to talk (PTT) wirecoming lose from the terminal. We will have that fixed today so it shouldn’t be a problem. We’re sorry […]

W5DEL Repeater Tower

We’ve long had a dream where we could have better coverage on our Amateur Radio repeaters.  With more than 100 users on our roster, we’ve often felt that we were unable to serve everyone with such limited coverage.  This month, we made some improvements that will hopefully make life easier for our users.  Last October, […]

Cold Temperature Problem Fixed

You may remember that we’ve been having an issue with the 146.7 MHz repeater losing power, or giving the appearance of going offline during cold spells.  Thanks to W5QO for fixing this problem.  The power amplifier would quit working when the temperature would drop to around 40 degrees at the repeater site.  He fixed the […]

Oklahoma ARES VoIP net starting now on 146.7 MHz

Oklahoma ARES VoIP net starting now on 146.7 MHz repeater. The offset is minus -600 with a PL tone is 103.5.

First Inaugural Oklahoma ARES Net

   Be sure and tune in tomorrow night at 9:15 on 146.7 MHZ

New IRLP node Has Arrived for 146.7 MHz Repeater

We received the package in the mail this weekend for the new node and so we’ll have it installed this week.  As we’ve mentioned before, these nodes are being run on Raspberry Pi computers so they will use a fraction of the power that we were using before and just as importantly, they will be […]

Getting The Nodes Back on the Air

Hello everyone! I just wanted to give you an update on the IRLP/Echolink/WIN System nodes.  We have ordered a new Raspberry Pi version of the node for the 443.3 MHz (node 8440) repeater.  Once this repeater is up and running, another one will be ordered for the 146.7 MHz (node 3867) repeater.  The heat has […]