Tenterfield

Radio Systems

VK2RMM – 147Mhz 2m VHF Amateur Voice Repeater

VK2RMM-3 – 145Mhz 2m VHF Amateur APRS Digi Repeater

440Mhz 70cm UHF Amateur Link

VK2RMM Voice

FREQUENCY

Output f:        147.375Mhz
Input f:          147.975Mhz
Input CTCSS:   123
Split:             +600Khz
Timeout:        3 minutes
EIRP:             50 Watts

VK2RMM APRS Digi

FREQUENCY

In/Output f:    145.175Mhz
Input CTCSS:  none
EIRP:             80 Watts

Recent data on VK2RMM-3 at aprs.fi

ABOUT VK2RMM – Tenterfield

VK2RMM voice repeater is located near Tenterfield.
The 2 metre repeater located at an altitude of 950 metres provides good mobile coverage for approximately 100km radius. COVERAGE Shires of: Southern Downs Council (and previous Stanthorpe shire council) (QLD) Tenterfield Shire Council (NSW)North – Wallangarra, Wyberba, Lyra, Ballandean, Glen Aplin Stanthorpe, Applethorpe, The Summit, Dalveen, Braeside East – Outer Drake, Tabulam, Mallanganee, Upper Kyogle, Parrots Nest Hill, Lismore Heights, Alstonville, Iluka, Yamba
South – Bolivia, Deepwater, Emmaville, Torrington, Stannum, Dundee, Glen Innes, Ben Lomond
West – Woodside, Mole River, Mingoola, Riverton, Maidenhead, Bonshaw, Glen Lyon Dam, Texas, Upper Ashford

HIGHWAY COVERAGE

New England Hwy N (15) Tenterfield – Stanthorpe
New England Hwy S (15) Tenterfield – Glen Innes
Bruxner Hwy E (44) Tenterfield – Casino
Bruxner Hwy W (44) Tenterfield – Bonshaw/Texas
Mt Lindsay Rd NE(13) Tenterfield – Boonoo Boonoo/Bald Rock

HARDWARE

VK2RMM repeater utilises the following equipment in operation:
– Antenna – 8.5Dbi omni-directional double 5/8 antenna
– Feeder – LD450 Feeder into a 4 can RFI Duplexer
– Transmitter – Motorola Mobile 9 series at 30 watts output (14 watts to antenna)
– Receiver – Motorola Mobile 9 series- Link – Motorola GM Series
– Power Supply – Fully Solar with Battery Backup

COVERAGE MAP

The following link provides you an idea of the coverage of this repeater
VK2RMM Coverage Map
– Within Red & Yellow = Great quality mobile station coverage
– Within Green = Good quality mobile station coverage
– Within Light Blue = Average mobile station coverage. May need to stop for good QSO

Further Info

Oh, and its Snows here on the NSW & Queensland Border too!