The club operates two repeaters (VE7RHS) located atop of North Gage Tower, and one on top of Buchanan Towers. Our repeaters are known for their excellent coverage of the lower mainland, reaching far into the Fraser Valley, up the coast of Howe Sound and even parts of East Vancouver Island.

Site Information:
– Latitude: 49.269892 North
– Longitude: 123.250020 West
– Elevation: 245m (800 feet) ASL

2m Main VHF repeater (Gage North):
– Frequency: 145.270 MHz (-600 Khz Offset)
– IRLP Node Number: 1000
– Repeater Type: GE MASTR-II
– Transmitter Power: 70 watts
– Tx/Rx Antenna: Sinclair SRL 210-C4, Top mounted
– Duplexer: Sinclair Q-202 4-cavity Bp/Br
– Receive Filter Cavity: Sinclair Bandpass
– Receive Preamplifier: Homebrew 15db gain, 1db NF
– Feedline: 3m of RG-214 double shield coax

70cm UHF repeater (Gage North):
– Frequency: 441.975 MHz (+5 Mhz Offset)
– IRLP Node Number: 1010
– Repeater Type: GE MASTR-II
– Transmitter Power: 100 watts
– Tx/Rx Antenna: Sinclair SRL 310-C4, Top mounted
– Duplexer: Telewave TPRD-4544 4-cavity Bp/Br
– Receive Filter Cavities: Sinclair FP30401 Preselector
– Receive Preamplifier: ARR P432VDG 17db gain, 0.5db NF
– Feedline: 20m of Andrew 7/8″ foam LDF5-50A

1.25m VHF repeater (Buchanan):
– Frequency: 224.700 MHz (-1.600 MHz Offset)
– IRLP Node Number: None
– Repeater Type: GE MASTR-II Modified
– Transmitter Power: 30 watts
– Tx/Rx Antenna: Sinclair SRL 224, cut for 220, Top mounted
– Duplexer: Sinclair custom Q2220E 4-cavity Bp/Br
– Receive Filter Cavity: None
– Receive Preamplifier: None
– Feedline: 30m of Andrew 1/2″ foam LDF4-50A

2m Backup VHF repeater (Buchanan):
– Frequency: 145.290 MHz (-600 Khz Offset) 100.0Hz CTCSS Tone
– IRLP Node Number: None
– Repeater Type: GE MASTR-II
– Transmitter Power: 10 watts
– Tx/Rx Antenna: Sinclair SRL 210-C4, Top mounted
– Duplexer: Sinclair Q-202 4-cavity Bp/Br
– Receive Filter Cavity: None
– Receive Preamplifier: None
– Feedline: 10m of Andrew 7/8″ foam LDF5-50A