29MHz Repeater

Repeater is NON-OPERATIONAL at this time !

The 29 MHz repeater operates in split site mode. The Transmitter is on Sunol ridge and the Receiver in on the Mendenhall Ridge in South Livermore. The distance between the sites is 8 miles.

We welcome reception reports from Radio amateurs and SWL.

Best DX (so to speak) was from Terry, VE3SUB in EN82lh Windsor, ON. Using a FT-920 and a 10m vertical @ 20'. The repeater was S9.


29.680 MHz minus (29.580)


Repeater was operational as of May 24th 2013 and is coordinated with NARCC

Repeater Hardware:

- Motorola (can't remember the model)

- 60 Watts Output

- LMR400 60ft

- Shakespeare 318GBT 18 ft vertical 25 ft AGL

Link Radio:

Link Radio

- 1 Watt Output

- LMR400 50ft

- 5 element Yagi