Stanthorpe

The Clubhouse for the Border Ranges Amateur Radio Club is located on Wallangarra Road, Stanthorpe. It is the main base for most club activities and currently houses the local repeater and APRS.

Radio Systems

145Mhz 2m VHF Amateur APRS

147Mhz 2m VHF Amateur Repeater

440Mhz 70cm UHF Amateur Link

VK4RMM

FREQUENCY

Output f:        147.125Mhz
Input f:          147.725Mhz
Input CTCSS:   none
Split:             +600Khz
Timeout:        2 minutes
EIRP:             110 watts

HIGHWAY COVERAGE

North:   New England Highway to Dalveen
East:    Stanthorpe to Liston
South:  New England Highway to Wallangarra
West:   Currently unknown (Inglewood?)

HARDWARE

VK4RMM repeater utilises the following equipment in operation:
– RX Antenna – 8.2Dbi omni-directional double 1/2 antenna located at a height of 930M
– TX Antenna – 7.6Dbi omni-directional triple 5/8 antenna located at a height of 930M
– Feeders – LDF-450 Feeder into each radio, with cavities thanks to VK4VS
– Transmitter – Motorola Mobile 9 series at 25 watts output
– Receiver – Motorola Mobile 9 series- Link – Motorola GM Series
– Power Supply – 240VAC Power Supply with DC Battery backup

VK4VS-3 APRS Digi

FREQUENCY

In/Output f:    145.175Mhz

Recent data on VK4VS-3 at aprs.fi


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