Mena 650 Repeater
Mena 650 is at its home in the beautiful mountains of Mena, Arkansas.
Repeater is a Vertex VXR-7000 at 50watts, Phelps Dodge BpBr duplexer fed into a Antenex FG with 1/2″ Heliax at 65′ on a mountain top. Repeater is on UPS and has emergency backup site power.
Repeater is linked to the Arkansas GMRS Repeater Linking Network with Raspberry Pi and URI Interface. It features real-time NOAA weather alerts.
GMRS Call Sign: WRBK701
Repeater Frequency Pair: OUTPUT: 462.650 INPUT: 467.650
CTCSS/PL Tones: 127.3 (TX and RX)
ARKANSAS GMRS REPEATER GROUP – OFFICIAL ZELLO CHANNEL
This Zello channel is linked to the Arkansas GMRS Repeater Group Network – a wide-area GMRS repeater system with machines across The Natural State.
TRANSMITTING IN THE ZELLO CHANNEL IS ONLY FOR LICENSED MEMBERS OF THE ARKANSAS GMRS REPEATER GROUP. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO REQUEST PERMISSION IF YOU DO NOT MEET THESE REQUIREMENTS. Thank you for understanding!
You must be “trusted” to transmit. To become “trusted”, FIRST become a member at https://arkradio.net. Once you are a registered member, transmit a voice message in Zello stating your name, callsign, location, and membership status, and ask an admin to make you a “trusted” user. Until you have been “trusted”, your messages will only be heard by admins, and will not be sent to the repeater, network, or other users.
Open use always permitted as you enjoy the trails and town of Mena, Arkansas and surrounding areas. Proper FCC Call Sign use required.
Proud to be part of the Arkansas GMRS Repeater Group!
A special thanks to our hosts! Without them we don’t have this excellent service. Check them out!
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