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Welcome to my personal links.

Please bookmark this page to find the following items:

  • The 5/13/17 WA7ABU - Salem Amateur Radio - Chili Cook-off (a pdf file) - A fun activity, allowing us to sample Chili and to meet other users of the local repeaters. If you would like to help out by giving the flyer to your friends, print this card and pass it around.
  • The WA7ABU repeaters
    145.29 MHz ~2000 feet - Silver Creek Falls
    145.19 w/100 Hz tone-Marion County Sponsored WA7ABU Repeater Site ~4000' near Gates
    444.950 MHz w/ 100 Hz tone - Silver Falls
    52.99 MHz w/ 100 tone - Silver Falls
  • Join the repeater support group - the WA7ABU repeaters.
  • Files relating to subjects of the 529 Tech Nets.
  • IRLP - Echolink? - Check out the control panel and operating codes for IRLP & echolink.
  • Inexpensive digital SDR experiments - links to some helpful pages on SDR, a pdf page.
  • The ORRC coordinates Oregon's Repeaters - the ORRC website.
  • SATVA pages - the Salem Amateur TeleVision Association  - learn more about Amateur Television, a system of TV similar to what is in use in most homes - fastscan. . Beware of the Christian Broadcast Network !
  • Salem Repeater association - Try out the other local repeaters I help with, the Salem Repeater Association 146.86, 147.02, 443.725, and 145.33 repeaters which use a 186.2 Hz tone. Also the 441.275 Yeasu System Fusion Repeater which uses a 100 Hz FM tone. It is usually linked to the 146.86 repeater.
  • Fix your Yaesu WIRES problem without making permanent changes. Most Yaesu radios will transmit tones that cut you out of repeaters for a few seconds. This can fix the problem.
  • Hams must have towers! - some information that affects local hams wishing to install towers; please contribute local information sources.
  • ARRL Video: Amateur Radio Parity Act - what is it? - Great video about the Parity Act.
  • A simple 2 element Quad - here is a great quad for use in bunny hunts or to just improve your HT performance.
  • Oregon Ham Radio Law - hb2377 - Hams that use Radio from the car might wish to print this page to avoid conflicts with local enforcement officers who are not informed of the right to use a radio while in motion.

    For Washington:5289-S.pdf

  • Digital Links - these links are to help local hams to find freeware software to use with digital soundcard modes.
  • Ham Radio Video - view a 30 minute video about Ham Radio.
  • Listen to the 145.29 and the 145.19 Salem/Willamette Valley repeaters here:
  • -145.29 Repeater   -145.19 Repeater

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    Nets and events of the WA7ABU Repeaters are copywrighted by WA7ABU 1996 - 2017