Paron 575 Repeater
Welcome to the Paron 575 repeater page. This repeater is on the air covering Saline County, AR and surrounding areas.
GMRS Call Sign: WRKF394
Repeater Frequency Pair: OUTPUT: 462.575 INPUT: 467.575
CTCSS/PL Tones: 114.8
THIS SYSTEM IS CURRENTLY IN IT’S “BETA” STAGE. MODIFICATIONS WILL BE MADE AS THIS SYSTEM IS FURTHER CONSTRUCTED. THIS SYSTEM IS INTENDED TO OPERATE ON THE 462.700 FREQUENCY PAIR (141.3 CTCSS) ONCE CONSTRUCTION IS COMPLETE.
This listing refers to one of the nodes that make up the Central Arkansas Simulcast (CAS) 575 repeater system. This repeater system combines multiple repeaters onto one single frequency with simulcasting and uplink voting, increasing coverage and ease of use while also decreasing frequency band usage. This repeater system is linked full-time to the “Central” regional hub of the Arkansas GMRS Repeater Group Network. The repeater system is open to all licensed GMRS users. Proper call sign ID is required.
This repeater features internet linking capabilities, live NOAA weather alerts for Saline County, a fully functioning Zello link (iPhone/Android/PC app), and more. The repeater machine is a Vertex Standard VXR-7000 running at 30 watts. It is fed through a duplexer and 7/8″ Heliax up 200′ to a DB408 antenna. The site elevation is 710 feet. The repeater is open to all licensed GMRS users. Proper call sign ID is required.
How to use: hold PTT, input activator key followed by code (ex. “*60”)
- * – Activator key
- 60 – Parrot Mode (input code, and while still holding PTT, speak – repeater will echo your transmission back to you)
- 61 – Link status (says the nodes currently linked to this repeater)
- 62 – WX alert tailmessage (says the current short WX alert message, if it exists)
- 63 – WX alert details (says a detailed description of current NWS alert, if it exists)
- 64 – Shack climate (says the current temperature/humidity inside the repeater shack)
Zello Channel URL: https://zello.com/paron575/
Zello Channel: http://zello.com/paron575
Open use always permitted to GMRS licensees as you enjoy the surrounding areas. Proud to be part of the Arkansas GMRS Repeater Group