K5VPW --- D-Star Repeater
Information About the D-Star Repeater
The repeater is open to all hams. The transmitter and receiver are both Yaesu FT-7800's. The transmitter runs 20 watts and has an external cooling fan. The repeater is located in northeast San Antonio, inside Loop 410. The antenna is a 7 db gain vertical, up 25 feet at the base. The computer is a Raspberry Pi V3 with 1 GB of RAM and a 32gb SD card. It is connected to a Micro-Node Teensy MMDVM modem which is connected to both FT-7800's. The Pi image is Pi-Star. Internet speeds are 400mb download and 20mb upload.
mHz / Offset +5 / Module B