Category: Status Update

DMR Coverage in South Wales

=== GB7SA UPDATE ===

  After the commissioning of GB7SA at its new location last weekend it was discovered that our repeater had reported a high SWR and Tx power rollback in the log. This is something that repeaters and radios do to protect themselves if there is an issue with the antenna or coax causing High SWR to …

GB7SA Moves home!

As of Thursday the 5th of August 2021, GB7SA is now located just north of Port Talbot to give us¬†better coverage of the south Wales area we are hoping this will fill in any blackspots not covered to the west by our other repeater GB7CW. Signal reports from GB7SA are welcomed on our Facebook page. …

GB7CW Offline.

Hi all, ¬† So we installed CW today and after a couple of hours, we noticed a significant loss on Transmit power. So unfortunately to stop any damage to the transmit side of the repeater we have turned it back off remotely. Until we are able to get back on site and figure out what …

GB7CW Back on site.

Hi All, As of 13:00 today we have put CW back on the host site. You will need to set up your radio with the following settings. Slot 1, Talk Group 9 (This slot and Talk Group is for local use only) Slot 2, Talk Group 9 (This slot and Talk Group is connected to …

GB7CW Repairs complete

GB7CW is repaired and bench tests are complete we are hoping to get it installed to the site week commencing 7th October 2019 This will mean we will have both repeaters connected to Brandmeister.    

GB7SA Comes online!

As of today GB7SA has come online on the Brandmeister Network. We hope that all the users in the area that can hear it are enjoying its coverage. TX: 430.425 RX: 439.425 Colour code: 5 Talk group on slot 1: 9 Talk group on slot 2: 9

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