Suhfars operates three core repeaters in Lake
KC9OKW/R on 443.250 operates both in analog
and P25 modes.
K9SA/R is on 223.840 analog.
KC9OKW is also our D-STAR repeater on 441.23125
These repeaters are located in southwestern
Lake county with excellent coverage into the southern edge
of Wisconsin and northern Cook county.
other D-STAR repeaters in the area that are
owned/operated by SUHFARS members are:
KC9PWC 440.10625 in Dupage County
in Northwestern Cook County
KF7CUF 445.9500 in Arizona
KD9LZ 443.850 in Southwestern Lake County
Some of these D-STAR repeaters are
permanently linked on D-STAR reflector
051C (known locally as Area 51), along with other repeaters
that link there from time to time.
If you are a new D-Star user, you should register
your callsign for network operation in the D-Star system. If
you are a member of SUHFARS, you can register by contacting
WA9EMY, W8DCD or WB9EXL.
For more information on D-Star, you can
visit the following sites:
http://www.dstarinfo.com/ for general D-Star Information
DXZone.com has an extensive list of D-Star
information resources at:
DSTARusers.org has some good tools, forums and other
And if you're trying to figure out how to
program your radio, the D-Star calculator at
http://www.dstarinfo.com will help you out.