Repeater Work Photos, Fall of 2016
On September 22, 2016, Clint Turner, KA7OEI; Bryan Mogensen, W7CBM; and volunteers from Bryan's work, took on the installation of 1600 pounds of battery at the site of UARC's Scotts' Hill repeater.
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We got word that our 146.62 repeater receiver and receiving antenna on Farnsworth Peak were in danger — not of being stolen or destroyed, but of being buried beyond recovery by vegetation. We spent an afternoon on July 29 trying to make our way through the jungle.
We're still baffled what can grow so densly on top of a mountain at 9000 feet where there's no water, and hardly any soil on top of the bedrock.
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