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Thank you to everyone who attended and supported the 2022 IRA Hamfest on June 4. Next year’s 2023 IRA Hamfest will be held on Saturday, June 3 from 8 am – noon.
Hope to see you there.Â
Please turn off your Roger Beep when using the IRA repeater system.
Thank you to all of you who continue to donate to support the link system.
If you use the link repeater system, please consider donating to help cover expenses. In addition to our operating expenses, we had to relocate our Big Rapids site. Using the Pay Pal link below, you can make a tax deductible single or monthly donation that helps to ensure the future the the IRA repeater system.
5/9/22:Â Sister Lakes TXÂ output is low
See the link status page for information on all sites.
*** ANNOUNCING THE FIFTH ANNUAL ***
INDEPENDENT REPEATER ASSOCIATION (IRA)
OPEN HOUSE & SITE CLEAN-UP
AT THE 92ND ST HILL SITE
Saturday, October 1, 2022
9AM to 2 or whenever
Echolink on W8IRA system – search for W8IRA-R
W8IRA Allstar node is 472440
Guidelines for internet connections to the W8IRA link repeater system
The IRA welcomes stations connecting to our system using Echolink W8IRA-R (node 974494) or Allstar, node 472440.
Permanent network connections must be approved by the IRA board in advance.
Individual or â€˜hubâ€™ connections are allowed, including during IRA nets.
External connections are not allowed to run non-IRA nets while connected to the IRA system.
Connections that cause interference to the IRA system will be disconnected.