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GB3EC

Until further notice 6M repeater GB3EC will have reduced rx performance due to other rigging work on site. Once complete I hope to improve EC's performance./ Jake G1YFF Keeper
21-Jul-18

23CM TV

The RSGB is pleased to report that two 23cm TV repeaters have been cleared for operation, the first 23cm clearances for quite some time.
They are GB3EY (1308MHz) in East Yorkshire and GB3FT on 1315MHz at Blackpool, both in the North of England.
19-Jul-18

D-STAR BARNSLEY

The Barnsley and District Wireless Association are fundraising to restore a D-star repeater to the Barnsley area, The planned repeater we hope will be on 70cms and initially be a standalone unit only however we hope to install global gateway connectivity to the G3 network within a short time.
We can be contacted via our Facebook page or contact Ernie G4LUE on 07984191873 /G4LUE
18-Jul-18

CLEE REPEATERS

All Clee repeaters are available for purchase, genuine offers will get a reply.
Tait Ex beeb 50 MHz kit, filters,jaybeam 7050 dipole, 29Mhz kit, control panels x 3, Key KF450L/Nokia BSR 50W unit, with all the old RB channels.GB3GT/GX/VD g1maw@gb3gt.co.uk /G1MAW
16-Jul-18

DMR GUIDE

A revised UK DMR Guide has been published to help current users and those wanting to know more before joining the mode - it covers the networks, radios and programming to name a few items.
Visit dmrguideuk dot wordpress dot com /2E0UCW
2-Jul-18

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Latest Status Updates

GB3EC  [Reported by G1YFF]
OPERATIONAL  20 Jul
Reduced RX perfomance due to rigging work on site no completion date advised as yet
GB3MG  [Reported by GW0UXJ ]
NOT OPERATIONAL  21 Jul
Repeater will be off air for around two weeks site maintenance Keeper GW0UXJ
GB7BN  [Reported by G0TJH]
FIRST SWITCH-ON  21 Jul
First came on air
GB7FF  [Reported by G0WDA]
OPERATIONAL  19 Jul
New Computer, and duplexer
GB3EB  [Reported by G8PUO]
OPERATIONAL  18 Jul
The repeater is back in operation after the antenna was replaced. The repeater and filters also received some TLC. The PSU failed when on site (great timing), so a temporary one is being used. Additional Band Pass Filter added to receiver to block the out-of-band pager. Echolink back on. Signal reports welcomed. Thanks to James G7VAE for his help and use of the site.
GB3SQ  [Reported by G4KLB]
OPERATIONAL  19 Jul
Aerials re-sited at lower height

Status Summary

Red state: 119
Amber state: 7
Green state: 883
Licensed/unknown: 60

Vetting Summary

Vetting: in progress: 5
Frequency requests: 9

GB7BH

GB7BH at Brighton is now plugged in and operational.
I am awaiting a firmware update from the original vendors in order to re-connect to the BrandMeister network. /G7TXU
11-Jul-18

GB7DM

GB7DM at Dundee now operational as of 5th July at 21:00 /MM0DRA
6-Jul-18


Renewal Requests in Vetting

[MB7ITH]

5 Proposals in ETCC Vetting

[21-Jul-2018] GB3KM 23CM TV REPEATER (NEW) - G1LPS
[21-Jul-2018] GB7NA 70CM DV REPEATER (CHANGE OF KEEPER) - G4LUE
[20-Jul-2018] GB3HX 6M AV REPEATER (NEW) - G8PUO
[10-Jul-2018] GB3TC 70CM AV REPEATER (NEW) - M5ADU
[2-Apr-2018] GB3NA 2M DUAL-MODE (SITE) - G8POK

9 Outstanding Frequency Requests with Ofcom

[GB3CLE ] [GB3ET ] [GB3IOW ] [GB3RPE ] [GB3SR ] [GB7CD-A ] 
[GB7RB-A ] [MB7ILR ] [MB7PH ] 

Of the 9 above, 4 were requested more than 24 months ago

[GB3CLE ] 23-Dec-2015   [GB3IOW ] 23-Dec-2015   [GB7CD-A ] 3-Sep-2013  
[GB7RB-A ] 14-Aug-2015  

5 NoV's pending Ofcom issue

[12-Jul] GB3DG 2M DUAL-MODE REPEATER (NEW KEEPER) - GM8CJG
[19-Jul] GB3EY 23CM TV REPEATER (SITE) - G4YTV
[19-Jul] GB3FT 23CM TV REPEATER (NEW) - G3WGU
[16-Jul] GB7GD 2M DUAL-MODE REPEATER (CHANGES) - MM0RDM
[22-Jul] MB6IUK 70CM SIMPLEX DV GATEWAY (NEW) - G7CST

Licensed in the last 6 Days

[19-Jul] GB7MN STOCKPORT  (70CM) DMR - G8NSS
[17-Jul] MB7ALN LINCOLN  (70CM) GATEWAY - G7RUP
[19-Jul] GB7RD YELVERTON  (70CM) DMR - G6BJJ
[19-Jul] GB7YJ LEAMINGTON SPA  (70CM) DMR - G4USP
[16-Jul] MB6CV COVENTRY  (2M) DV GATEWAY - M0TSP
[16-Jul] MB6IEF LEDBURY  (70CM) DV GATEWAY - MM0MRU
[16-Jul] MB7AEF LEDBURY  (70CM) GATEWAY - MM0MRU
[16-Jul] GB3GQ COALVILLE  (3GHZ) TV - G8DKC
[18-Jul] MB7NBA BAMPTON  (6M) PACKET - G0AOZ

Featured Repeater (random)  

Callsign: GB3VS
Keeper: Adrian Whatmore [G4UVZ]
Channel: RB03 (70CM)  
TX Freq: 433.0750 MHz   RX Freq: 434.6750 MHz
Mode: ANALOGUE VOICE (94.8Hz)
TX antenna: COLINEAR
Locality: TAUNTON
Region: SOUTH-WEST
NGR: ST242188     QTHR: IO80LX
Lat/Lon: 50.9636, -3.0807
Advised Status:  OPERATIONAL

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