EchoLink® software allows licensed Amateur Radio stations to communicate with one another over the Internet, using streaming-audio technology. The program allows worldwide connections to be made between stations, or from computer to station, greatly enhancing Amateur Radio’s communications capabilities. There are more than 200,000 validated users worldwide — in 151 of the world’s 193 nations — with about 6,000 online at any given time.
The following Echolink connectivity is provided locally
- Node 9058, W4EDP-R is provided by W4EDP/N9ZEN. This is connected to the W4GTA 145.350 repeater on Lookout Mountain in GA which has a very wide area of coverage and is provided by the Tri-States ARC.
- Node 6858, W4EDP-L is provided by W4EDP/N9ZEN. This node moves around to other repeaters for nets. A list will be provided here. It is not active at this time.
- Node 68581, N9ZEN-R is provided by W4EDP/N9ZEN. This node is connected to the K4SOD 146.760 repeater on Sand Mountain which has a wide area of coverage and is provided by KW4EB and Dade County ARES.
- Node 879271, KK4MH-L. This node is linked to 146.550 Simplex in the LaFayette, GA and surrounding areas. It is owned and operated by Mike Huff, KK4MH.