20160719_170342The PALS Repeater Group is proud to bring Central Illinois’ its first ever DMR repeater systems at 442.200 and 444.050 MHz! Both repeaters gives you easy access to HAMs all over the country and the world! The KBYVN system is located right between Morton & Washington, IL at AGL of 230 feet on 442.200 Mhz. It is connected 24/7 to the ChicagoLand DMR Control Center.  Our second DMR repeater, WX9PIA system is now up and located at the City of Peoria Office of Emergency Management. This repeater is joined 24/7 to the BrandMeister DMR system. Our goal is to have reliable HT coverage of the central Illinois area. The PALS Repeater Group has one additional sites ready for build-out in the near future to complete the initial Central Illinois build out of the PALS DMR system. If you have any questions about DMR, the repeater system, or how to program your radio to work on the PALS DMR repeater, please contact us and we would be more than happy to answer your questions and get you on the air as quickly as possible!

Listed below are links and resources to help you in the world of DMR….                   Coverage map of KB9YVN/R


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