W4TRC Repeater – Bays Mountain - Kingsport, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 31.501 W 082° 35.554
17S E 357417 N 4043362
Quick Description: W4TRC Repeater is located with many other towers up near a point of Bays Mountain overlooking the Kingsport downtown
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 12/22/2008 2:22:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM5DDX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 19

Long Description:
The KARC/BMRC repeater site is located on top of Bays Mountain in Kingsport, and operates on a frequency of 146.970 Mhz. Refer to the club website for further details. The actual repeater was confirmed by a Embarq (formerly Sprint) telephone employee who was also on the Boy Scout hike as there is no identification on the actual tower or supporting building.

The view of the city is from nearby Waymark WM5DDM for City of Kingsport contol monument 049.
Repeater Call Sign: W4TRC

Output Frequency: 147.00

Input Frequency: 146.00

Input/Output Tone: A tone is required for input, and a tone is encoded on output.

Club Web Page: [Web Link]

Input Tone: Not listed

Output Tone: Not listed

Output Power: Not Listed

Antenna height (above average terrain): Not Listed

IRLP: Not Listed

IRLP Node ID: Not listed

Echolink: Not Listed

Echolink Node Number: Not listed

D-STAR: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Not ham operator: Obtain geographical proximity to repeater site and post relevant picture with log. CAUTION: Observe posted KEEP OUT signs to prevent exposure to high levels of RF emissions. Do not climb towers. Do not trespass. Ham operator: Complete a QSO on the repeater. Requirements: Your call, the other station's call, signal report from other station, your location relative to repeater (GPS coordinates, or bearing/distance), transmit power.
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