Our Repeaters

The KR9RK main site repeater equipment installed on October 20, 2019

Two analog repeaters the VHF repeater at 147.270MHz and an UHF repeater at 442.000MHZ along with a DMR digital repeater on 442.00625MHz form a core of our network. The analog repeaters are also connected to AllStar nodes 511680 on VHF and 511681 on the UHF side.

KR9RK main site antennas – closeup

The Lakeshore Repeater Association’s repeaters are strategically located on the border of Racine and Kenosha counties to ensure optimal performance. With the RX antenna at 465 feet and the TX antenna at 380 feet, our analog repeater systems deliver dependable wide area coverage. Operating on Continuous Ham Duty, the Motorola SLR series repeaters feature cutting-edge technology, supporting both DMR digital and analog modes, making them reliable for 24/7/365 use. The repeaters are equipped with an automated battery backup charging system and full online diagnostics.

If you find either of these machines valuable, we kindly ask you to consider supporting their costs by joining the Lakeshore Repeater Association. Your support helps maintain and enhance our services.