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TORC zoom meeting 8 Oct 2020

Regular Club meeting – 8 Oct 2020

Thanks everybody, a fun meeting this week. This was a general chat meeting with no speaker. We talked about our projects and ideas again. Along for a chat:Jon M7KMW, Fred G1HCM, Michael G4XIX, Andy M0VVA, Jeff AB6MB, Grae G0WCZ We talked about: Congrats to Jon M7KMW for passing his Intermediate exam Lockdown Morse on Youtube Starting CW evenings again — first one to be Tues… Read More »Regular Club meeting – 8 Oct 2020

Regular Club meeting – 1 Oct 2020

A fun meeting tonight. Thanks everybody. This was a general chat meeting with no speaker. We talked about our projects and ideas. Attending:Jon M7KMW, Fred G1HCM, Michael G4XIX, Matt M0JNX, Grae G0WCZ and apologies from Andy M0VVA We talked about: Studying for intermediate exam — and re-taking a mock full exam Good value wire for wire antennas (e.g. standard 2.5mm/7strand has lasted 5 years) Raspberry… Read More »Regular Club meeting – 1 Oct 2020

Net moved: Now weekdays 1200Z

Given we’re mostly out of lockdown (for now), we’ve changed out nets around. We’re now having a weekday (Mon – Fri) net at 1200Z on XLX994B SmartGroup TORC2, Brandmeister TG994 and YSF37815. Feel free to drop in and say hello.

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Our multi-protocol reflector

After a lot of work configuring and testing, we’re pleased to announce our multi-protocol reflector is now accessible across a various digital radio modes and reflector systems. Our XLX reflector has DMR<->D-Star transcoding on modules A-C and the main module B is now accessible from the following systems: Multimode: XLX994B, XRF994B, REF994B, DCS994BD-Star: SmartGroup TORC2DMR: Brandmeister Talkgroup 994YSF: 37815 (XLX994) We use the reflector for… Read More »Our multi-protocol reflector