Welcome

to

Rhode Island General Mobile Radio Service

WQFM699

(Formerly WNFB296 & WPRS986)

www.rigmrs.net & www.rigmrs.com

Open to all licensed GMRS users.

Licensee will be verified via FCC database before access is allowed.

Contact for Access

 

Comparison: GMRS vs. Amateur Radio            Frequency Chart: GMRS & FRS 

License: Online license filing                            FCC Rules:   Part 95    

Everything You Wanted to Know About GMRS/FRS, But Were Afraid to Ask.  

REPEATER 1

Status: Operational

Site Name: RI South

Elevation: ~250' AMSL

Service Area: ~ 20 Mile Radius of Newport, Rhode Island

  • Serving the South County Beaches, Block Island & portions of Cape Cod.

Frequency: 462.700 / 467.700

Guest CTCSS: 114.8

Equipment:

REPEATER 2

Status: Operational

Site Name: RI  East

Elevation: ~150' AMSL

Service Area: ~ 20 Mile Radius of Providence, Rhode Island.

  • Serving Downtown Providence, East Providence, Seekonk, Pawtucket, Eastern Warwick, & Eastern Cranston.

Frequency: 462.700 / 467.700

Guest CTCSS:  127.3

Equipment:

  • Repeater: Vertex VXR-9000

  • Controller: Built into Repeater

  • Duplexer: Decibels

  • Coax: Andrews Heliax Hardline

  • Antenna: 9.6dbi Gain Vertical

  • Power: 115 VAC, UPS, Battery

REPEATER 3

Status: Operational

Site Name: RI North (KAE8682)

Elevation: ~530' AMSL

Service Area: ~ 20 Mile Radius of N. Smithfield, Rhode Island

  • Serving the area of Woonsocket, N. Smithfield & portions of Massachusetts.

Frequency: 462.675 / 467.675

Guest CTCSS: 141.3

Equipment:

  • Repeater: Kenwood TKR-850

  • Controller:

  • Duplexer: Decibel Bp/Br

  • Coax: Andrews Heliax Hardline

  • Antenna: 8 db vertical

  • Power: 115 VAC

 

REPEATER 4

Status: Under Development

Site Name: West

Elevation: 600'

Service Area: South Western Rhode Island

Frequency:

Guest CTCSS:

Equipment:

  • Repeater: Vertex VXR-7000

  • Controller: Built into Repeater

  • Duplexer: Motorola TN-1504 Bp/Br

  • Coax: Andrews Heliax

  • Antenna: 9db vertical (18')

  • Power: 115 VAC  w/ battery backup

 

 

These repeaters are open for public use.

Free!

Personal, not business, use only. Not to be used for 1-way paging (it's illegal)

No secret handshakes, cool jackets or decoder rings required. :-)

If you would like to use the repeater, send me an E-mail. I will need your F.C.C.  Call Letters.

Available for Emergency Groups.

Need Equipment for Community Service?

Equipment  is available for GMRS users & groups for community service events.

Contact me for more details.

 

Other Open G.M.R.S. Repeater Networks

Long Island GMRS New Jersey Virginia

Miami, FL

Kansas Southern California

Maryland

Louisiana Texas

S.W. Michigan

San Joaquin Valley GMRS Group Lakes Area Repeater Group

Laurel Highland GMRS Group

Maine Atlanta

The repeaters listed above were gleamed off the Web by a Google search. Only owners that have published on the on Web for all to see, that their repeaters are "Open", are listed. If you want your repeater listed, contact me It is illegal to make a profit from operating a GMRS repeater.

Contact: eric (at) rigmrs.net                                                                                                  

Links:

Popular Wireless Magazine        Federal Communications Commission      Motorola   

 

My Work:

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Sites That Link Back Here:
www.rigmrs.net
www.rigmrs.com
www.negmrs.net
www.negmrs.com
www.wqfm699.net
www.wqfm699.com

 

Last Updated: 02 Dec 2007 23:56

 

 

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