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Repeater Basics by Hayden Honeywood VK7HH

Part 1 – Basics of Repeaters

  • What is a repeater and how they work
  • Repeater linking
  • Common lingo
Part 2 – Listings, Programming and Etiquette
  • How to lookup repeater information
  • How to program a radio for basic repeater operation (offsets & tones)
  • Etiquette to use when operating via a repeater
Part 3 – Building Blocks of a Repeater
  • What makes up a repeater system?
  • Duplexers & their purpose
  • Feedline/Coax & Antennas