Digital Voice Repeater


Welcome to GB7WX repeater page, here is all the information you will need to access and use the repeater, for all the up to the minute information you can follow @gb7wx on Twitter just click on the follow button in the menu bar of this site.

The repeater is located in the village of Tarvin near the city of Chester and covers Tarvin and surrounding villages and some parts of Chester also users have accessed the repeater from parts of North Wales and Liverpool.

The coverage map below was created using Radio Mobile Online and is only a guide to the repeaters coverage area.

 The repeater is a Yaesu DR-1X connected to a Raspberry Pi 3 with a STM32DVM board mounted on the GPIO header pins, the software used to run the system is Pi-Star written by Andrew Taylor MW0MWZ  the antenna is a Diamond X30 which at the moment is mounted in my loft space.

This is a dual mode repeater DMR and YSF (Yaesu System Fusion) connected to the Brandmeister network.