Net Announcements – 2/18/20

The next SARA meeting will be this coming Thursday, February 20th at Beef O’Brady’s in Wadsworth with dinner at 6pm followed by the meeting at 7pm. Following the business portion of the meeting, Ken Dorsey KA8OAD will be presenting on using Digital Hotspots. Also this month is the nomination of…

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Net Announcements – 2/11/2020

The next SARA meeting will be Thursday, February 20th at Beef O’Brady’s in Wadsworth with dinner at 6pm followed by the meeting at 7pm. Following the business portion of the meeting, Ken Dorsey KA8OAD will be presenting on using Digital Hotspots. Also this month is the nomination of officers for…

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What are Transcoding Reflectors?

Introduction With the addition of a transcoding feature of Megalink’s XLX330 Reflector, it’s important to understand what this feature does and why it’s interesting and exciting to the users. This article will explain what transcoding is and how to use it. Basics of Digital Voice Unlike analog voice (FM, SSB,…

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Using Reflector XLX330

Using the Megalink Transcoding Reflector on all three radio types – D-STAR, DMR, and YSF – is straightforward and operates just like the native connection type on each radio. If you haven’t yet read What are Transcoding Reflectors, consider giving it a 5 minute read to help understand how things…

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MT63-2K Test Net – 2/7/20 @ 8p EST

On Friday, February 7th, 2020 at 8:00pm, Jason McCormick N8EI will be running a digital messages net on the W8WKY repeater 147.390 MHz. The mode will be MT63-2K. MT63-2K is offered in the Fldigi package. Parameters of the net will be as follows: Frequency: 147.390+ PL114.8 (W8WKY SARA 2m repeater)Mode:…

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