Using easy to understand explanations and illustrations, this book describes how the EchoLink system operates and how contacts are made using computers, RF Simplex nodes and Repeaters.
Provides full installation, setup and operating information for those that want to install EchoLink on their own computers. Additional information is provided for those wishing to use their DTMF equipped transceivers for making EchoLink contacts on existing RF Simplex and Repeater nodes while mobile or walking around.
Detailed information provided for Sysops that wish to establish their own EchoLink RF Simplex nodes or equip existing FM repeaters for EchoLink operation.
Separate chapters are devoted to selecting and setting up link transceivers and computer to transceiver interfaces. The pros-and-cons and the setup procedures for several different types of computer to transceiver interfaces are covered in detail.
This is the first comprehensive reference for EchoLink installation and operation ever published. An ideal resource for installing and setting up single user, RF Simplex and Repeater based EchoLink nodes. Experience the wonder of world-wide EchoLink communications!
Ideal reference for those getting into EchoLink
Straight forward and simple explanations
Written for both beginning & experienced EchoLink users
Voice over Internet technology and repeater linking
EchoLink computer users, Simplex Links and Repeaters
Installing and using EchoLink software
Call sign validation and authentication
Making contacts using your computer
Making contacts using your DTMF equipped transceivers
Establishing RF EchoLink simplex and repeater nodes
RF Link transceiver requirements
Create a node by interfacing your transceiver to a computer
Setting up computer to transceiver interfaces
Configuring EchoLink's sysop setup menus
Adding EchoLink capability to a repeater
Clear and easy to read, numerous illustrations
Paperback cover, printed on 24 lb paper
Size: 140, 5.5 x 8.5 inch pages
A comprehensive EchoLink reference
Note: EchoLink is a registered trade mark of Synergenics, LLC