Debeck’s Hill Repeater Install Sept 27 and Oct 18, 2015
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New Yaesu Fusion DR1 Repeater Installed. The equipment can be configured as VHF or UHF and can handle FM Voice as well as C4FM Digital Modes.
Rack mounts with DR1 and duplexer on left, and Harris Alpha 2000 backup and power supply on the right.
VE7CUU testing the new repeater.
View of tower with VHF and UHF arrays on top. (Transmission line problems are preventing us from using the VHF antenna at this time).
Closer view of tower top. VHF stack is on the left, the UHF array is visible on the right a little lower and facing away.
VA7DEV supervising the install…
The Temporary Shakespeare antenna which was used while the new Diamond X300-NA was on order.
Wide angle view of the temporary antenna install.
VE7CUU installing the new X300-NA dual-band antenna.
Antenna base view.
Detail of the antenna base and mount.
Weatherproof conduit junction box.
Detail of the conduit installation.
Plenty of radio equipment already in the area…
View of tower with our new Diamond antenna in the lower right corner.