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by n5wd
Thu Jan 21, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: D-STAR
Topic: Scheduled connections for both repeaters listed?
Replies: 0
Views: 698

Scheduled connections for both repeaters listed?

I've looked around the club's website and last year's newsletters and haven't been able to find a listing of the scheduled nets and/or other connections that the club's two D-Star repeaters are using. Is it possible for someone in the know to post both lists? Knowing the schedule might prevent the u...
by n5wd
Mon Aug 24, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: D-STAR
Topic: DV Mega + Raspberry Pi2 setup at home hotspot
Replies: 0
Views: 630

DV Mega + Raspberry Pi2 setup at home hotspot

We live in the Denton Creek valley, west of Ponder, where direct access to the W5NGU D-Star repeaters is not possible with an HT. I've started running a DV-Mega D-Star transceiver on top of my Raspberry Pi 2 computer, usiing the W6KD D-Star Commander software, as a hotspot on a discrete 441 MHz freq...
by n5wd
Sun Jul 26, 2015 2:08 pm
Forum: D-STAR
Topic: Curious about the Rosston setup
Replies: 3
Views: 1057

Re: Curious about the Rosston setup

Ah! Thanks for the update. Though I don't climb, I'd be more than happy to help with anything else.
by n5wd
Mon Jul 20, 2015 11:27 am
Forum: D-STAR
Topic: Curious about the Rosston setup
Replies: 3
Views: 1057

Curious about the Rosston setup

From my house ( west of Ponder in the Denton Creek valley), while I can not hit the W5NGU D-Star repeaters on my HT, I can hit both the Rosston B & C packages. I notice, though, that (a) they don't seem to be doing anything but the basic repeater function (i.e. No Information, no echo, and no Gatewa...
by n5wd
Mon Jul 20, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: Training Opportunities
Topic: Training Topic Ideas
Replies: 5
Views: 1324

Re: Training Topic Ideas

I've got a few ideas...

- Now that I've got my Tech license, what do I do next?
- how to get started on HF. 10meters for everyone!
- Intro to VHF/UHF weak signal work (ssb, WSJT, meteor scatter, moonbounce, etc)
- Working the Easy Sats
by n5wd
Wed Jul 01, 2015 11:18 pm
Forum: Meet & Greet
Topic: New guy here!
Replies: 1
Views: 674

New guy here!

Hi! I'm Wayne N5WD and though I was a DCARA member back in the 1970's (around the time the W5NGU repeater was placed into service on top of the TWU residence hall) I've recently moved back into the county, this time on a little place west of Ponder. I'm hoping to become active in the club, now that ...