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LCARA HAM Radio: Abandoned Repeater Site Part 9 – Adding Solar Power!!!!

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If commercial power is unavailable, how can we power the repeater? Solar power comes quickly to mind. Will one panel be enough?

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To join Lake Cumberland Amateur Radio Association you can email You do not have to be local to our area and with Echolink, you can join in the fun on the Nets!

President – Don Munsey, AC4DM
2M Nets:
Sunday @8:30pm Eastern in the USA
Tuesday @8:30pm Eastern in the USA

10M Net:
Thurdday@8:30pm Eastern in the USA

Echolink – AC4DM-R

Kentucky DStar Net:
Thursday @5:00pm Eastern in the USA
Reflector 056B

2M – 146.880 PL Tone 77Hz
70CM – 443.600 PL Tone 100Hz
DStar – 444.8375 Digital Voice (DV)

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