|GB3AH-R (126469)||Updated 15/12/2007||Find a Echolink user ?|
|Station consists of a Kenwood
connected to a X2000 antenna at 10M with 300mW this station then links to
GB3AH via RF.
The interface is a ULI from WB2REM
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|Basic Use RF users
All amateurs are able to use the echolink system, however you will need a source of (DTMF tones, mobile phone, DTMF mics, old telephone dialers).
Listen on 433.275Mhz or your local frequency.
To connect to another Echo Link Node, enter the node number with your touchtone pad.
Always listen to the RPT / Link first and give priority to local RF users and mobiles first.
To check link status 77
To disconnect, press #
Example of echolink RF connect
77 to give the status followed by or node number if known, 8946 as an example will connect to G0ANV's link MB7IGC in Cambridge or 144800 would connect to the Kings Lynn Node the node numbers can be found at various sites on the internet.
Once connected you would call CQ or if you connected to a known station you would enjoy a QSO in the normal way.
Other options would be :-
Once you have finished a QSO it is good practice to disconnect this can be
done with the # key.