ARS W9PCi - Central Point, Oregon

444.100
145.330 / 444.200
146.620 / 444.300
IRLP Nodes 7700 / 3383
Echolink Node 385956

About ARS - W9PCi

Currently located in Central Point, Oregon just north of Medford in the Rogue Valley.  Arlen Hatlestad - W9PCi is licensed by the Federal Communications Commission with Extra Class operator privileges.  Originally licensed as a Novice in Loves Park, Illinois while in Boy Scouts.

ARS

We have various stations operating not only at the Rogue River location but also using repeaters located around the Rogue Valley.

HF

  • IC-756
  • AT2K Tuner
  • IC-2KL
  • Array Solutions PowerMaster 3KW
  • 75/40m "Double Bazooka" Trap Dipole fed with LMR400
  • Flex 6500 w/Maestro
  • KPA-1500

VHF / UFH

  • Base Station
    • FTM-400
    • TM-V71
    • Diamond X50-HN x3 on roof-top
  • Repeaters / Controllers
    • rPi Controller
    • RLC-1+ Controller 2 Ports
    • RLC-1 Controller 2 Ports
    • RLC-Club Controller 3 Ports
    • RLC-2a Controller 3 Ports
    • RLC-3 Controller 8 Ports
    • RLC-4 Controller 4 Ports
    • Yaesu DR-2X - VHF 145.330 / 444.300
      • 6" - 6 Cavity Band Pass-Notch VHF Duplexer
      • 4 Cavity Band Pass-Notch UHF Duplexer
      • Diamond X500-HNX Vertical
    • GE Master II - UHF 444.200
      • 6 Cavity Band Pass-Notch Duplexer
      • Diamond X500-HNX Vertical
    • GE Master II - VHF 146.620
      • 4" - 6 Cavity Band Pass-Notch Duplexer
      • Diamond X50-HN Vertical
    • Motorola MSF-5000 - 146.620
      • 6" - 6 Cavity Band Pass-Notch VFH Duplexer
    • Motorola Micor UHF 444.100
      • Motorola Band Pass-Notch Duplexer
      • Dual Rx (VHF / UHF)

Digital

  • IRLP
    • 7700 - Being reconfigured
    • 3414 - Being reconfigured
    • 3383 - Connected to 146.620
  • Echolink
    • Node 387956 - Currently standalone but expected to be connected to a Motorola Micor UHF repeater (444.100).
  • HF Remote
    • HRD remote software for IC-756
    • Flex SDR s/w for Flex 6500
    • KPA-1500 Amplifier / Tuner

Mobile

  • TM-480HX & IC-7100
  • Scorpion Mobile on Motorhome for TM-480HX
  • Metron 1000B 1Kw mobile amplifier with PowerMaster Interface
  • BB3 Mobile
  • Diamond 3/4 wave dual band VHF/UHF mobile
  • Camping antenna is long wire and various vintage verticals including a Swan 55, Webster Bandspanner, W6AAQ's "muffler" antenna, etc.