The DRC BrandMeister repeater has a new powerful Local Talk group. The new Local Talk Group is 310804 which replaces the original Local Talk Group 2. The new Talk Group allows connections by remote users who either use a DMR Hotspot or have access to a remote BrandMeister repeater.
Click on the DRC Brandmeister link in the left column to go to the DRC's Brandmeister page for full information and to download WØTX code plugs.
Our next meeting will be on April 19th, at 7 pm. The presentation topic will be announced here soon. Please check back.
We will be meeting at the Jefferson County Administration & Courts Bldg.
100 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden CO
in Hearing Room #2
Coordinates: 39.727962N , -105.201500W
Full details are found in the "Club Meetings" link to the left.
SPECIAL REQUEST regarding Colds and the Flu:
We always like to see every DRC member at every meeting and activity, but, if you are sick or suspect you may have the Flu, a Cold or other similar ailment ...
Please DO NOT EXPOSE fellow Club members.
This is the time when you should Not Attend the meeting. Thanks for your understanding.
POSSIBLE DRC MEETING CANCELLATIONS:
As every Coloradoan knows, the winter weather can take a sudden change for the worse. Should that happen the day of our monthly DRC meeting, listen for meeting status reports on our 145.49 or 448.625 MHz repeaters during the afternoon of the meeting day.
To read the DRC President's Message from our monthly Club Newsletter, "The RoundTable"... please click on "President's Message", in the left column.
The complete newsletter, in PDF format, is sent by e-mail to Club members each month.
Are you ready to expand your Amateur Radio horizons?
Try the DRC 6 Meter Repeater. Receive it on 53.090 Mhz., transmit to it on 52.090 Mhz., using a 107.2 Hz. access tone.
Experiment with the 1.25 Meter Band using our 220 Repeater. Receive on 224.380 MHz., transmit on 222.780 MHz., using a 100.0 Hz access tone.
And, if you have packet capability -- Our HF-VHF Packet Gateway will let you work the world on packet through the gateway node WØTX-7. Try it at 145.05 Mhz on 2 meters or 14.105 Mhz on 20 meters
These repeaters and the packet gateway (2M side) can be used by all hams with Technician class and above licenses.
They are located west of Denver in Lakewood, providing local metropolitan area coverage - however, they are not wide area repeaters.
And, remember that our wide area repeater on Squaw Mountain, 449.350, is also an EchoLink® station, number 4140. Call your out of town ham friends, or have them call you by connecting through their local EchoLink® station or their PC.
Please click on our DRC Repeaters Page...in the left column... it has photos showing our EchoLink® repeater location.
Ready for your Ham license? Time to Upgrade? Need to find a VE Testing Session?