Information on our local Repeaters
VE7NIR Working well
VHF & UHF repeaters are located on the top of Mt Washington so they have excellent coverage.
The UHF Link is on the Island Trunk.
443.700 (+shift, pl tone 141.3) note: the Island Trunk is always on.
The VHF link has an open Autopatch.
146.62 (- shift, pl tone 141.3) autopatch DTMF control codes: *1 up, # down.
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IRLP Basic Instructions - Irlp Guidelines
To dial a Irlp node: Enter the number.
To dial a echolink node: Dial a * then node number.-- Echolink Status
To hangup dial: 73
DTMF CC will get you the date
DTMF C will get you the time
You can test how well you’re getting in, by USING THE ECHO function.
Transmit 9999, release the key, then key again and say a few words
To cancel echo function dial:73
VE7RAP Should be working OK
146.910 (- shift, pl tone 141.3)
IRLP node Number 1985
Echolink node Number 580553
Located at North Island College, Comox Valley Campus, so this is a local coverage repeater.
This machine has IRLP & ECHOLINK ONLINE
VE7RCV Working well
146.780 (- shift, pl tone 141.3)
Located on face of Mt Washington. Great coverage on west side of the Island.
VE7RAP - Digital Online - send email to
Repeater transmit 449.500 (- shift, no tone)
Repeater receive 444.500
Operating on Fusion, D-Star & DMR (D-Star & DMR require network registration)
Please let us know - send email to
For more information regarding setting up your digital radio to work with digital modes you can visit Ed Gorse's YouTube channel and browse his how-to videos. Lots of good info there.