Welcome to the VE3RAC Amateur Radio Repeater Information site.
The RAC repeater is available for use by anyone. Please use it responsibly and most of all, have fun.
The RAC repeater is privately owned and supported by donation. If you would like to donate, please use PayPal and send to PayPal ID: John@JcGilmour.ca . Please add a note to your donation stating that is for use in supporting the RAC repeater. Thank you!
Touch Tone Access (repeater up)
(81) 80 not always enabled
S Meter Read Back
Weather Radio 162.475MHz (on)
Weather Radio 162.55MHz (on)
Repeater High Power (90W)
(311) 310 = 1W
Touch Tone Test
5 plus sequence (only the digits after the 5 are read back)
Autodial (autopatch not pesently available due to phone line cost)
* plus phone number
Redial Last Number or Slot
Patch Cover tone
* * 2
Patch Timer Extend (4 minutes)
* * 3
UHF Remote Base Commands
Remote Base Prefix (6)
Receive / Transmit Mode
Remote Base Off
UHF Remote Base Frequency Settings
The following offset codes must follow a frequency string
Minus Repeater Split
Plus Repeater Split
Example: turn link on and set to
repeater frequency of 44(4.725MHz)
6, 1 turns remote base on in Rx mode and reads existing frequency
6, 4*725, 3 changes remote base frequency to 44(4.725) with a plus offset (still
in Rx mode)
6, 2 enable full Rx/Tx on the frequency selected. You are now linked to the
selected repeater and appear on this repeater as a regular user.
6, 3 turns remote base off
Note: Touch Tones are muted over the remote base.
To pass tones, precede the sequence with #
CTCSS tones will not pass through the remote base audio path
TFMCS Dedicated Link (442.100)
Set TFM link to on state
Set TFM link to off state
Note: If left in the on state and
unused, the link will shut down within 5 minutes.
The TFM hub is currently down. When
up, there about 25 repeaters that can be connected. Some are part of the BARA