On August 3, 2018 the 442.25 repeater with an encode/decode tone set at 186.2 went live just in time for Summerfest, the annual Austin ham radio gathering. It is open for all licensed ham radio operators to use.
The repeater is in Austin’s “Museum District” on top of the Mid Century modern Cambridge Tower Condo at MLK and Lavaca Street near the AT&T Executive Education Center and the Bob Bullock Texas History Museum.
And if you’re on Allstar you can connect to it via these nodes:
Repeater.org Allstarlink Network 49329 145.585 AB5N Hot Springs Main Hub (connect here first) 48668 145.550 KA6ATN Cedar Creek AustinSpring Lodge Yaesu FT-7900 40037 145.650 KA6ATN Austin Cambridge Tower VHF Motorola 40038 446.225 KA6ATN Austin Cambridge Tower UHF Motorola 48493 442.250 KA6ATN Cedar Creek Yaesu FT-8900 Remote Base and repeater 49301 145.575 N5EAD East Austin Motorola 27170 441.875 N5JGX North Austin 446.875 RX 100.0 PL 47371 145.570 AB5N Hot Springs, Arkansas mountaintop 49339 Our friends in the UK
Find out more at AllStarLink.org
Have fun with 442.25, that’s what ham radio is all about, having fun and helping people. The repeater is open for any events like bike races, marathons, Longhorn tailgate parties, etc if you want to use it for co-ordination.