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The Club Repeater

Rome Radio Club operates the one FM repeater for usage by local amateur radio operators. 

Output Frequency: 146.880
Input Frequency: 146.280
CTCSS: 71.9 on both input and output.  The input is only enabled if interference from other signals is present.

This repeater is connected to the Echolink system.  The node number is 743610.
To utilize Echolink, all commands are sent via DTMF commands

Echolink Commands:
Below is a brief list of the DTMF commands that can be utilized.  The system is configured to have the repeater regnerate the DTMF commands to insure proper decoding at the link computer. 

Command

Description

DTMF COMMAND

Connect

Connects to a station on the Internet, based on its node number.

Node number

Connect by Call

Connects to a station on the Internet, based on its callsign.

C+call+#

Random Node

Selects an available node (of any type) at random, and tries to connect to it.

00

Random Link

Selects an available link or repeater (-L or -R) at random, and tries to connect to it.

01

Random Conference

Selects a conference server at random, and tries to connect to it.

02

Random User

Selects an available single-user station at random, and tries to connect to it.

03

Disconnect

Disconnects the station that is currently connected.  If more than one station is connected, disconnects only the most-recently-connected station.

#

Disconnect All

Disconnects all stations.

##

Reconnect

Re-connects to the station that most recently disconnected.

09

Status

Announces the callsign of each station currently connected.

08

Play Info

Plays a brief ID message.

*

Query by Call

Looks up a station by its callsign, and reads back its node number and status.

07+call+#

Query by Node

Looks up a station by its node number, and reads back its callsign and status.

06+num

Profile Select

Switches to a different stored set of configuration settings (0 through 9).

B#+num

Listen-Only On

Inhibits transmission from RF to the Internet.

0511

Listen-Only Off

Restores normal transmission from RF to the Internet.

0510

Connect to Test Server Connects to the Echolink test server to test the audio levels. 9999

APRS

The Rome Radio Club also operates the APRS Digipeater with the SSID of W2OFQ-3CLICK HERE for a list of packets handled via the digipeater.

For more information on our repeater or APRS please contact our technical director Harold Burkhart, KC2ZVA, at kc2zva@romeradioclub.com