The K-Link Repeater System

Established August 16, 1998
Last Update:  October 31, 2001


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444.850+ Minneapolis
442.100+ Miltonvale
444.600+ McPherson
147.225+ Minneapolis
 
 
 

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444.850+ Minneapolis Repeater
PL 162.2
The repeater is a GE Mastr II. The  antenna is a Decibel Products 6dB gain commercial antenna (DB-408) located 300 feet AGL.   The controller is a CAT 1000 made by Computer Automation Technology. The 444.850 repeater transmitter output from the duplexer port is 70 watts.  The receive sensitivity at the duplexer port is .15uV.

The repeater has an autopatch which is available to any and all users for no fee.  Users can submit a request for the autopatch
access code, and can also request up to 10 speed dial locations.  Speed dial allows you to dial a 3 digit code to access a phone number.  Request autopatch and speed dial access by clicking here.

This repeater offers street level handheld coverage to these areas -
Grade Of Service (GOS) is listed, 0 = no coverage, 5 = Excellent

In addition to the above areas, the repeater offers mobile coverage to these areas - This repeater is the "hub" of the entire K-Link repeater system.  It features a few weekly nets, and hosts storm spotting
and other routine traffic.

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442.100+ Miltonvale Repeater
PL 100.0

The repeater is a converted GE Mastr II mobile, and the link radio is a GE Phoenix SX.  The antenna is a db-408
at 205 feet.  The controller is an RC-1000. The power output is 15 watts at the duplex port.
The repeater is linked to 444.850.

The repeater offers street level handheld coverage in the following areas -


In addition to the above areas, the repeater offers mobile coverage in the following areas -
 

This repeater has not yet been fully drive tested.  Additional areas will be added as soon as a GOS is established.
 
 

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444.600+  McPherson (Mac 1) Repeater
PL 110.9

The repeater is a GE Mastr II mobile with a MCC RC-100 controller running 20 watts from  the radio.  The antenna is a
Cushcraft AR 2/70XN at 180 feet.  The link radio is a GE Phoenix-SX with a 6 element yagi at 35 feet.
This repeater serves all of McPherson County, and is linked to 444.850.
 



147.225+ Minneapolis Repeater
PL 118.8
This is a stand-alone repeater.

The repeater is a GE Mastr II mobile with an S-Com 6K controller.  The antenna is a heavy duty Decibel Products.
The power output is 45 watts.
This repeater has a phone patch available to any and all users.
Click here to request the autopatch access code.
 

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