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These are traveling notes for a trip between Chapel Hill, North Carolina and Waupaca Wisconsin.

Usually the trip from Chapel Hill uses these roads and then reverse:

40W to 52W to 74W to 77N to 64W to 35N to 675N to 70W to 65N to 90/94W to 39N to 10E

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If you find errors or have additional information, please email so additions and corrections can be made. Thank you very much!! Have a super day.

Wisconsin              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
N9UDO-L Baraboo  145.310-  123 29914 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
W.I.N. (N9QIP) Various Various Various 18006 Private Private Note 3.
KC9GMW-R Hales Corners/Mill 147.390+ 151.4 263536 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
WD8DAS-L  UW Madison 444.200+ 107.2 54390 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
W9YT-L UW Madison 147.510s 123 173450 Node Nbr. # Note 1.
AA9NV-R Waupaca 444.675+ 114.8 286167     Note 4.
N5IIA-R Iola 444.900+ 114.8 273426 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
W9GLG-R Wausau 443.325+ 100 198118 Node Nbr. # Note 1.
               
Note 1: These are open Echolink nodes. The standard Up and Down codes apply.
Note 2: Please contact the node ower for Echolink access information.  
Note 3: This is a large 70 Centimeter system covering most of Wisconsin. Please visit www.winetwork.org to find the repeaters closest to where you will be traveling.
The Echolink part of the system is private and arrangements must be made with the system owner (N9QIP)
prior to use. However, you are welcome to answer anyone who calls in via Echolink.
Note 4: Please go the DTMF page.          
               
Illinois              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
W9PCS-R Elmhurst 442.875+ 114.8 305654 Unknown Unknown Note 4. Chicago area.
W9BMK-R Chicago 440.300+ 114.8 267885 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
WD9HGO-R Orland Park 444.850+ 114.8 55233 Unknown Unknown Note 2. Chicago area.
N9ZD-R Oak Forest 443.275+ 114.8 161122 Node Nbr. # Note 1. Chicago area.
KD9GY-R Calumet City 443.950+ 131.8 78073 Unknown Unknown Note 2. Chicago area.
W9AP-R Glenview 147.090+ 107.2 107690 #Node Nbr. ## Note 1. Chicago area.
K9PO-R Crystal Lake 146.655- 107.2 173547 Node Nbr. # Note 1. Chicago area.
WA9DZO-R Chicago 146.850- 100 254264 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
WA9ORC-R Chicago 146.76- 107.2 62478 Unknown Unknown Note 3.
WA9ORC-L Chicago 443.750+ 114.8 140533 Unknown Unknown Note 3.
               
Note 1: These are open Echolink nodes. With the exception of Glenview, the standard Up and Down codes apply.
Note 2: Please contact the node owner for Echolink access information.     
Note 3: These repeaters are sponsored by the Chicago FM Club and have the widest coverage of any Echolink systems in the area. 
 Please contact the Chicago FM Club via www.chicagofmclub.org. for Echolink access information.
Note 4: Please contact the York Radio Club via www.yorkradioclub.com. for Echolink access information.
               
Indiana              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
KB9KRI-R Valparaiso 147.105+ 131.8 5762 Unknown Unknown Note 1. Chicago area NE.
KC9HUS-R Rensselaer 145.330- 131.8 310612 Unknown Unknown Note 1. North of Lafayette on I-65.
W9LY-R Michigan City 441.950+ 131.8 193001 Unknown Unknown Note 1. E of Gary.
KM9E-R Indianapolis 443.250+ 100 2725 Unknown Unknown Note 1.  
KB9KWP-L Connersville 146.685- None 201064 Unknown Unknown Note 1. Near Richmond.
W1IDX-L Richmond 147.525 131.8 332794 Unknown Unknown Note 2.
               
Note 1: Please contact the node owner for Echolink access information.    
Note 2: http://www.73se.com/wvarc Thank you Harold H    
               
Ohio              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
N8EKG-R Hamilton 145.150- None 44515 Unknown Unknown Note 3. Cincinnati/Dayton
K8AQ-R Fairfield 145.390- None 128312 Private Private Note 2. Cincinnati/Dayton
WB8SMC-R Dayton 147.135+ None 43988 C Node Nbr D Note 1.
W8RVD-L Lancaster 147.03+ 82.5 235805 #Node Nbr. # Note 1. N. of Chillicothe.
N8IID-R Bellefontaine 443.250+ 186.2 271343 Unknown Unknown Note 3. N. of Dayton.
W8CTC-R Hillsboro 443.075+ 100 308801 C Node Nbr # Note 4. 
W8EBG-R Bellefontaine 147.000+ 100 273181 Unknown Unknown Note 3.
WA8ZWJ-R Union 442.850+ None 269089 Unknown Unknown Note 3. Near Dayton.
WO8Z-R Various Various Various 7875 Unknown Unknown Note 5.
W8RLL-L Cincinnati 442.700+ 123 247523 Node Nbr. # Note 1.
               
Note 1: These are open Echolink nodes. With the exception of Dayton and Lancaster, the standard Up and Down codes apply.
Note 2: This is a wide area coverage repeater sponsored by the Fairfield Amateur Radio Society. Please contact the club
via www.farasys.org for information on Echolink.    
Note 3: Please contact the node owner for Echolink access information.     
Note 4: This is an open Echolink node located South of Washington Court House. If the Echolink system is not on, press DTMF 1 to
activate it. Use the Up and Down codes shown above to access a desired node. 
Note 5: This wide area linked system covers much of Central and Southeastern Ohio along the Highway 35 corridor. 
Some of the repeaters in the network include: 443.1125+ (No Tone) in Ray, 443.125+ (No Tone)  in Logan  
and 442.225+ (No Tone) in Hamden. For more information, please visit www.movarc.net.
               
West Virginia              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
KC8NDZ Network Charleston 145.430- 107.2 60297 *Node Nbr. 73 Note 1.
KC8NDZ Network Charleston 444.350+ 107.2 60297 *Node Nbr. 73 Note 1.
WB8CQV-R S. Charleston See Notes 203.5 127341 Unknown Unknown Note 3.
K8SA-R Salt Rock 145.110- 110.9 2175 99Node Nb ## Note 2. SE of Huntington
KC8NDZ Network Beckley 444.525+ 110.9 60297 *Node Nbr. 73 Note 1.
               
Note 1: This is a wide area linked repeater network covering parts of West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina and Tennessee.
To access an Echolink node, please use the Up and Down codes listed above. In addition to Echolink, WIRES and IRLP
are also available. For more information, please visit www.qsl.net/kc8ndz.
Note 2: This is an open Echolink node. Please use the Up and Down codes listed above to access an Echolink node. 
Note 3. According to the Repeater Directory, 146.880- and 444.950+ appear to be linked together. 
It is unknown at this time if one or both repeaters are setup for Echolink access. Please contact the repeater trustee.
               
Virginia              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
K4EZ-R Wytheville 146.895- 103.5 146895 Unknown Unknown Note 2. Big Walker Mountain. 
KC8NDZ Network Wytheville 442.0- 103.5 60297 * Node Nbr. 73 Note 1.
KC8NDZ Network Fancy Gap 444.05+ 103.5 60297 * Node Nbr. 73 Note 1.
W8MOP-R Bluefield 442.450+ None 18104 Unknown Unknown Note 3. Virginia / W. Virginia border.
               
Note 1: This is a wide area linked repeater network covering parts of West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina and Tennessee.
To access an Echolink node, please use the Up and Down codes listed above. In addition to Echolink, WIRES and IRLP
are also available. For more information, please visit www.qsl.net/kc8ndz.     
Note 2: This is a wide area coverage "2 Meter" repeater located on top of Big Walker Mountain near Wytheville. 
It is part of the National Weather Service Skywarn Network which is headquartered in Blacksburg, Virginia (www.wx4rnk.org).
Please contact the node owner for Echolink access information.  
Note 3: This repeater is sponsored by the East River Amateur Radio club. For Echolink access information, please
contact the club via www.erarc.com.             
               
North Carolina              
Call sign Location Frequency Tone Node# Up Down Operational Notes
AA9NV-L Chapel Hill 443.675+ 114.8 286166     Note 1.
               
Note 1: Please go the DTMF page.          
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Special thank you to Howard, KC4ZYC, for all his work helping me compile this list.

 

 

Last updated 12/2006

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