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Committee September update

The CRARC committee meets on-line on the second Wednesday of the month, to discuss the running of CRARC. Since the Covid outbreak, face to face meetings and Tech nights have…
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Committee update #Committee_update

Good afternoon, the following information is provided to update members on what their CRARC Committee is doing. As is probably evident, we have not met the intended monthly distribution but…
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CRARC relay of the WIA BROADCAST

After many years of originating the broadcast Gil VK1GH is stepping back from the roster. Peter VK1PDW will now originate and carry out call backs on 2M as per the…
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Isaacs Ridge DMR Repeater Operational

The DMR Repeater on Isaacs Ridge is back up and fully operational. The original and failing DR3000 repeater has been replaced with a Tait TB8100 repeater and MMDVM modem. After the installation…
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CRARC DMR Repeater update

Evening all, the replacement DMR repeater (Tait TB8100 and MMDVM) was installed today at Isaacs Ridge by Carl VK1KCM and myself. However despite working fine on the test bench, it…
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CRARC June Monthly Meeting – Online – JS8Call Presentation and on-air night

CRARC will be holding an online club meeting this month.  The presentation will be on “An overview and practical usage of JS8Call”.  It will be a little different in that…
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VK1RBM DMR repeater output has failed again.

The DMR repeater on Isaacs Ridge appears to have suffered another PA failure of some sort and now doesn’t appear to be putting out the 5 watts that it was…
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CRARC meeting tonight.

    CRARC May Monthly Meeting   Since the risks to our members from Covid19 are high at a face-to-face meeting the committee has opted to postpone them until Covid19…
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Committee May Update

The CRARC committee meets monthly on-line, to discuss the running of CRARC. Normally these meetings are held on the second Wednesday of the month. The committee decided, for this year,…
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CRARC repeater/beacon update

Afternoon all, the DMR repeater at Isaacs is back in place and running OK – note that due to the power issues it is currently running at only 5W, so…
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