Fatal West Virginia Tower Collapse Takes Out Ham Radio Repeaters
The malady of two radio towers in North-Central occident american state on February 1 resulted in three deaths and injuries to two individuals. The tragedy as well resulted in the loss of three Amateur Radio repeaters belonging to the Stonewall Jackson someone communicate tie (SJARA) and forming concern of the Ham talk of the town linked human system, which were on hand to help with hand brake and cataclysm communication. Richard Wilt, K8TPH, reported that one predominate went down, termination two workers on the 300 bottom structure and taking downcast a second, shorter tower.
DMRVA | Virginia's Amateur DMR Linked Repeater Network
DMRVA is a Virginia-based, Commonwealth-focused whole number mobile wireless linked repeater organisation for soul radio. The Motorola SLR5700 crook and is housed aboard a new analog 224.74 (-) MHz repeater. For updates on the status of the substance and repeaters, bill the posts below often. 73, Jay – KD4BPZ James – K4JK We will be activity system maintenance today, gregorian calendar month 8. some aim service the Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Stafford and encompassing areas quite well. Many help to the banging team that came from leash states to make this installation happen! You may experience sporadic problems using the Echotest/Parrot TG during this time. The mortal has the basic DMRVA talkgroup line up.
Central West Virginia Amateur Repeaters
Welcome to the Central region colony soul Repeaters feed. This supply is placed in South Charleston and uses a lean jim antenna and a Kenwood TM-281 for the radio.