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Category: VK2RAG

News 22.09.2019

The next General Meeting of the Club will be on Saturday 5th October and all are invited, especially visitors. Meetings of the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club are held at the Club rooms in Dandaloo St, Kariong, just past the fire station. Meetings start at 1pm, preceded by the famous sausage sizzle run by master…
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News 15.09.2019

Due to an extended AGM there was no time to appoint the various sub-committee positions; this will be done at the next meeting instead, and the current occupants will continue in their roles in the meantime. We also apologise to Karen VK2AKB and Glenn VK2GEM for neglecting to mention that they were made Life Members…
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News 08.09.2019

Last month’s Shahzada 400km Horse Enduro held to its promise of all four seasons in one day, and sometimes all at once, but it is not known whether the infamous “St. Albans Fade” took place (wherein it is not possible to communicate with Base until the rising sun burns off the mist). Several members took…
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News 01.09.2019

News from the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club At the Annual General Meeting on 17th August the following Committee positions were elected unanimously; President: Jaye VK2FOMG, Vice-President: Brad VK2NMZ, Secretary: Mark VK2CCR, Treasurer: Dave VK2DLS. The Club would like to thank outgoing president Myles VK2ASS for his dedicated work over the past 12 months; the…
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IRLP / EchoLink Hello World!

Hello World! As you may (or may not) be aware, the CCARC repeater crew have been working hard behind the scenes to bring IRLP and Echolink functionality to the local 2 Meter repeater. The VHF IRLP  Room #6060 is now working and is accessible worldwide. The UHF IRLP will continue to be worked on and…
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News 18.08.2019

Please note that the VK2RAG D-Star service is still out of action due to what could best be described as a hardware failure (although a more technical term is not fit to be put to air). It will be a complex process to rebuild the system with Ian VK2HK at the helm, so members are…
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News 11.08.2019

Please note that the VK2RAG D-Star service is still out of action due to what could best be described as a hardware failure (although a more technical term is not fit to be put to air). It will be a complex process to rebuild the system with Ian VK2HK at the helm, so members are…
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News 04.08.2019

The digital P25 service at VK2RAG is now operational again, but D-Star is still not working at the time of writing; be sure that the IT Team is working as hard as possible to restore normal services. Also, a reminder that the weekly 2m net is now held at 7pm (on Thursday) during the winter…
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News 28.07.2019

The digital services at VK2RAG (D-Star and P25) were out of service at the time of writing, although given your scribe’s faulty crystal ball they will probably be operational by the time this item goes to air. Also, a reminder that the weekly 2m net is now held at 7pm (on Thursday) during the winter…
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Do you like D-star?

How about P25? Pretty good eh? 10100 talk group is pretty cool. Maybe 50525 all the things crossmode TG? Unfortunatey, both aren’t reaching the outside world. 😭So no dice on hitting into anything digital-land from vk2rag currently.But it’s cool!Our normal 6M, 2M, 70CM AND 23CM repeaters are a-okay! 💪Our team of highly trained technicians have…
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