22/01/12 – Update MB6IOK Simplex DStar Node

After several weeks of testing, 70cm DStar Node MB6IOK went live on sunday 22nd of January 2012.

MB6IOK is the first simplex DStar Hot Spot in the London area located in Orpington, South East of London to provide Digital Voice (DV) coverage to many users and giving access to the DStar system for London 2012 Olympics.

MB6IOK – 70cm simplex GMSK node (Hotspot, D-Star access point) is on air on 430.0375Mhz. and is running firmware developed by Dutch*Star and uses DVAR Software to link through the internet.

MB6IOK willbe operational weekday evenings and all day over the weekendand will be found the majority of the time cconnected to reflector REF001C until further notice.

Regards Tony (Repeater Keeper)