Serving the Coastal Wilmington area
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443.075+ 100 PL
This is the 443.075+ 100 PL N4JDW repeater at the
tower site in the outside cabinet.
It was a Motorola Quantar™ in this photo but is now a
Kenwood TKR-850 Repeater with plans to move in the building.
It has a frequency agile link radio that is on the Raleigh
system. The Linking abilities include other repeaters on the
Carolina 440 Link System and the PCRN Backbone.
This is the Decibel DB-636 / 6 db gain antenna side mounted
on the north side of the tower. The 12 element UHF yagi is
up 250 feet pointed to the Raleigh area. The Link path is to the
Coats site outside of Coats, N.C.
Here is David Wicker, N4JDW beside the 1-5/8 inch
feed line that will
be used on the tower.
This is the Sampson County tower located in the
community south of Clinton. Below is the building at the base
of the tower. The antenna system is shaded to the south
with the tower structure and feed line.
The Clinton repeater is located in the Taylors Bridge
community off of Hwy 421 South of Clinton on the Sampson
County Tower, it was placed in service in 2005. The Amateur
antenna system is at 480 feet on the North side of the tower
with an expected coverage of 35 miles out with a mobile.
This picture was taken while it was under construction.
On the air in June 2005.
more pictures coming soon.
442.075+ 88.5 PL
This is the 442.075 and 145.170 Repeater cabinet
at the Wilmington tower site. The 2 meter repeater
can be linked on demand. Both Repeaters are a
Kenwood rack mount TKR series.
Another shot with David, N4JDW.
444.175+ 88.5 PL
This is David, N4JDW with the Supply 444.175.
Supply 444.175 Cabinet in the corner.
This is the building and emergency generator.
This is the tower top, a DB-420 antenna is at 360 feet
and is in a elliptical pattern to the NE to SW. This gives
extended coverage toward Wilmington and North Myrtle
more pictures details coming soon................
444.075+ 88.5 PL
Porters Neck, NC
Porters Neck Tower
Porters Neck repeater cabinet.
Porters Neck Repeater
more pictures coming soon..............................
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