Radio Club is affiliated with the American
Radio Relay League. The DIAL Radio Club has a membership of about 100
members from the southwest Ohio area. We are a general interest club. We have
repeaters on 146.61, & 444.825 (W8BLV) and on 147.315 & 53.21
(W8JEU). We have an APRS packet radio system 144.39 (W8BLV).
General Membership Meeting: The third Monday of the month at the Golden
Corral Buffet in Middletown, dinner at ,
meeting at 7 pm. Talk-in on 146.61-.
Thursday Dial Intercom Net
weekly information and intercom net has been suspended.
you want to learn more about our club, email contact information is at the
bottom of the page. Or email the webmaster w8blv @qsl.net
Dial E-Mail Reflector
Dial Radio Club has an email reflector for news and information exchange. To
be 'in the know' about what is happening with DIAL, you need to be
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The Dial radio club has two voice repeater systems.
The W8BLV system is linked together on 2 bands. Outputs on 146.610- and
444.825+. This system has local autopatch
and other special functions. The repeater controller is a CAT-1000.
We have remote receive sites in Monroe
and West Middletown. Antenna is 340 feet above
The W8JEU system is linked together on 2 bands and is the backup system.
With outputs on 147.315- 53.21-, this system is located in West
Middletown. The repeater controller is a RC-85. The
antenna is 110 feet above ground.
Both systems have battery backup and redundant power supplies.
The 146.61 system has been on the air since the early 70's, other
frequencies have been added over the years.
Club Packet Radio Systems
The Dial Radio Club has several packet radio systems.
The only system active at this time is W8BLV, our APRS Digi at our Breiel tower site on 144.390.