CN Tower - Toronto, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 43° 38.579 W 079° 23.208
17T E 630110 N 4833485
Quick Description: The CN Tower must be one of the world's tallest repeaters.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/4/2012 6:00:56 PM
Waymark Code: WMEJGW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member clayj
Views: 74

Long Description:
Wikipedia's article on the Tower- the tallest in the world from 1976-2010 (visit link) informs us:

"Amateur radio repeaters "2-Tango" (VHF) and "4-Tango" (440/70 cm UHF) — owned and operated by the Toronto FM Communications Society, under callsign VE3TWR."

This webpage (visit link) adds:

"Frequency: 145.410- minus
PL: 103.5
Location: Toronto, CN Tower
Province: Ontario
Call: VE3TWR
Op Status: On-Air
Sponsor: Toronto FM Communications Soc
Affiliate: ARES
Features: Closed autopatch, e-power, linked.
IRLP: 2470"
Repeater Call Sign: VE3TWR

Output Frequency: 145.00

Input Frequency: 145.00

Input/Output Tone: Unknown whether tone is required for input or encoded on output.

Antenna height (above average terrain): 1,815.00

Input Tone: Not listed

Output Tone: Not listed

Output Power: Not Listed

Club Web Page: Not listed

IRLP: Not Listed

IRLP Node ID: Not listed

Echolink: Not Listed

Echolink Node Number: Not listed

D-STAR: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
Not ham operator: Obtain geographical proximity to repeater site and post relevant picture with log. CAUTION: Observe posted KEEP OUT signs to prevent exposure to high levels of RF emissions. Do not climb towers. Do not trespass. Ham operator: Complete a QSO on the repeater. Requirements: Your call, the other station's call, signal report from other station, your location relative to repeater (GPS coordinates, or bearing/distance), transmit power.
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