Tag Archive | Internet

Cox Outage Map

Just in case any of you were wondering why our streaming audio is on and off and on again, this map should help explain.  Apparently the ice storm has really had an impact on the Cox High Speed Internet infrastructure. To be honest, our Internet has been pretty flaky since the last ice storm right […]

Power Outage #2 11/30/15

What a weekend!  The power and Internet are back on at the repeater site and the streaming audio site but there are some IP issues that are being ironed out right now.  The IRLP nodes share the same ports so they require separate external IP addresses. You cannot forward the same port to two different […]

Power Outage Update 11/30/15

The power came on at the repeater site yesterday, 11/29/15 around 5:30 PM so the repeaters are back on the air.  Unfortunately the Cox Internet and phone service is not back online yet so the streaming audio is down.  As you may know, the streaming audio is located at a different place than the repeater […]

Power Outage Update

Today the power is still off as well as Internet. Both repeaters are still off the air as well as the streaming audio.  There are many utility trucks working in the area.  A truck was spotted replacing an entire transformer at the corner of SE 22nd and Vickie Drive. There are lots of trees damaged […]

Explaining The WIN System

Earlier this evening, I heard a couple of guys on another local repeater talking about the WIN System on our repeaters but they were not sure how it worked.  The WIN System is short for Western Intertie Network created by Jeff (Shorty) Stouffer, K6JSI when he lived in San Diego.  This began as a radio […]