Benzie County: Amateur Radio Public Service Corps (ARPSC)
H e l l o and W e l c o m e
This site supports the efforts of amateur
Radio ARES/RACES operators in Benzie
County by providing a link and in-sight of
public service, communications and
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Benzie County running Fusion C4FM
Thanks to everyone that has supported and contributed to the repeater fund over the years. Benzie County repeater system is running Fusion digital /analog on 147.040 pl 114.8 (Crystal Mountain) and 442.600 (Benzonia) pl 100.0. A special Thanks to the Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians for Grants to complete this upgrade.
Read more about Yaesu fusion.
Check out the Alternate Power Page click here. We will expand this page with donations from those with knowledge of the subjects.
Not a Amateur radio operator or you have your amateur license but not your ARES/RACES certifications. Find out how to earn your license and certifications from the ARRL link above under training and join the Benzie County ARES/RACES team. Get Started here.
The Benzie County office of Emergency Management’s FaceBook Page Link click here
The Benzie County office of Emergency Management’s WebPage click here
2 0 1 7 A r e a H a m f e s t s
W8QQQ Area Hamfests click here
Apr 6 Cadillac ARC
May 19-21 Xenia Hamventioncl hr
Sep Adrian ARC
NOV Fort Wayne
The photo on right shows all the fusion repeaters so far in the U.S.A. As of FEBRUARY 9, 2016 there are 1373
The map to the left shows the 40 fusion systems now in Michigan. Now 147.040 and 442.600 in Benzie County. The 146.86 and 444.400 in Traverse City, 444.725 Empire and 146.780 in Manistee are on the air with Fusion.
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