John's Meanderings

Category: NW Digital Radio

Yaesu Fusion Repeater on D-STAR

The latest setup information is at https://nw-digital-radio.groups.io/g/udrc/wiki/UDRC%E2%84%A2-Setup-for-the-Yaesu-DR-1X-Repeater. I am working on a project over at NW Digital Radio called the Universal Digital Radio Controller or UDRC. The initial purpose of the UDRC is to allow one to…

Gateways for D-STAR

A short and incomplete history The first gateway system and network was Icom V1 (Version 1) Only supports routed networking, e.g. directed traffic to individual station or repeater. Requires registration of gateways and…

Hamvention® 2012 and Introduction of UDR56K

I attended Hamvention® in Dayton, OH again this year. This brings my visit total to around a dozen times, always travelling from the western half of the US. Hamvention® is a gathering of…