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  • AllStar / Echolink use

    AllStar / Echolink use

    The repeater currently accepts inbound connections from both AllStar and Echolink. Users are welcome to connect to GB3EK but please disconnect when finished.Read More »
  • More unlicensed use

    More unlicensed use

    GB3EK is currently off air due to unlicensed access. This is unfortunate considering the time and dedication that the repeater team invests in maintaining a …Read More »
  • Unlicenced Access

    Unlicenced Access

    GB3EK has been shut down once again due to unlicensed users. Users must hold a valid Amatuer Radio licence to legally access the GB3EK repeater. …Read More »
  • Shutdown


    The repeater has been shutdown today due to local RF abuse.Read More »
  • Power outage

    Power outage

    We are currently experiencing a loss of power to the repeater. The repeater team is in the process of arranging access so we can investigate …Read More »
  • Mast replacment

    Mast replacment

    The GB3EK repeater team visited the site today and carried out a complete replacement of the antenna mast. We installed 3 new T & K …Read More »
  • Back on air

    Back on air

    The repeater is now back on air following a site visit by the repeater team. We identified a damaged UPS which has been removed for …Read More »
  • Off Air

    Off Air

    GB3EK is currently off air due to a power fault. We aim to attend site on Friday 26th Jan to resolve the issue.Read More »
  • New antenna under test

    New antenna under test

    The repeater team visited the site on Wednesday and installed a new antenna for GB3EK. The antenna will remain for a few weeks whilst the …Read More »
  • AllStar & Echolink status and stats

    AllStar & Echolink status and stats

    We’ve added a new page to the website that shows the current AllStar and Echolink status, connected stations and some basic stats. You can see …Read More »
  • Internet Linking via AllStar and Echolink

    Internet Linking via AllStar and Echolink

    The GB3EK repeater team visited the repeater on 28th September 2016 and replaced the backup repeater system with the main system which had been removed …Read More »
  • Repeater removed for update

    Repeater removed for update

    The GB3EK repeater has been removed from service today in order to receive a logic update. The backup repeater has been installed and will continue …Read More »
  • New Website

    New Website

    The new GB3EK website is now up and running with many new features and information. Please keep checking back regularly for updates.Read More »

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