Monthly Archives: September 2017

Streaming of Southport Air Show Shoutcast problem

It seems some picking up the Air Show relay from shoutcast.com are having problems, and others not. This will be taken up with Shoutcast itself by the GB3OA Repeater Keepers. For now, try Shoutcast and if there is a problem … Continue reading

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Technical details – SAS streaming

A couple of local operators have asked for technical details on relaying pilots talkback during the Southport Air Show through shoutcast.com The normal rig that receives GB3OA transmissions is a Baofeng UV-3R. Its audio output is pumped through a sound … Continue reading

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Tweeting now online again

Since the change to a new nodes server at GB3OA the tweet messages of when there is a connection to the nodes has been offline. Now, through the efforts of Repeater Keeper Mark G4EID, this facility is all fully working … Continue reading

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GB3OA and Southport Air Show details

We’ve put the following onto the Southgate ARC news website which feeds many clubs, as well as the ARRL news site: This week there will be many thousands of scanner enthusiasts descending on Southport, UK for the Southport Air Show, … Continue reading

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GB3OA IRLP now back on-line

Testing this morning shows that IRLP is now back on-line and working normally. It seems something must have happened over in the States due to Hurricane Irma to cause the outage. However, there is another Hurricane on its way so … Continue reading

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GB3OA IRLP and Hurricane Irma

The IRLP node at GB3OA is not functioning at present owing to problems caused by Hurricane Irma. Therefore it has been disabled for the present. The Echolink node at GB3OA is for the moment functioning correctly, although, of course, this … Continue reading

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