Brandmeister Repeaters South


Brandmeister UK Repeaters

DMR Text Message

DMR ID You only need one ID number.
For Hotspots take your 7 Dig ID number and add 01, 02, 03 etc to make a 9 dig ID
Do Not do Private call via a Repeater as it ties up the slot so others can not use.
TOT (Radio Timeout Timer) Must be set to 180s
3 second pause should be left before you reply.
Admit Criteria/TX Permit Etc = should be Channel Free or Same Color Code "Never set to Always"

Download Codeplugs by Ian G0TJH


Time Slot 1
Repeaters RX ONLY

 

GB7BH = Static (LH) (FB)

GB7KB = Static (LH) (LDB)

GB7BN = Static (LH) (FB) (LDB)

GB7KD = Static (LH) (FB) (LDB)

GB7NF = Static (LH) (FB) (LDB)

 


 

 English Speaking Talk Groups on Brandmeister



 




Repeater Info

GB7FR
Slot 1 = TG6 is XLX950 module E.
Slot 2 = TG8 is DMR+/Phoenix UK





































Time Slot 1 (Talk Groups)
Repeaters RX & TX


GB7BC = Static (LH) (LDB) (FB) (Web)

GB7MH = Static (LH) (Web)

GB7SO = Static (LH) (FB)

GB7CO = Static (LH)

GB7FR = Static (LH) (FB) (Web)

GB7EG = Static (LH)

 

 

Text Color =

Recommend Reflectors on Slot 2

Recommend Talks Groups on Slot 2





Brandmeister


LH = Last Heard Repeater dash board
FB = Facebook
LDB = Live Dash Board
Web = Website




































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Time Slot 2 (Talk Groups)
TG 9 - User Activated Reflectors
Talk Groups RX & TX

Click on Name for Last Heard Page
2350 - UK

2351 - Chat 1
2352 - Chat 2
2353 - Chat 3
2354 - Ireland
2355 - Scotland
2356 - Wales
2359 - YSF - Fusion SW UK

23500 - S.West
23510 - S.East
23520 - North West
23540 - Ireland Chat
23550 - Scotland Chat
23560 - North East
23570 - Wales Chat
23580 - W.Midlands
23590 - E.Midlands


91       - World Wide
4000   - Disconnect




Link to all Brandmeister Talk Groups





Time Slot 2 (Reflectors Phoenix UK)
TG 8 - UK Wide Call on 84400 by default.
After contact please move to a Reflectors below.

84400 - UK WIDE (CALLING CHANNEL)
84401 - UK WIDE 1
84402 - UK WIDE 2
84403 - UK WIDE 3
84404 - UK WIDE 4
84405 - UK WIDE 5
84409 - YSF CQ-UK WIRES-X LINK
84410 - SOUTH WEST ENGLAND
84420 - NORTH WEST ENGLAND
84430 - MIDLANDS
84440 - EAST OF ENGLAND
84441 - SPECIAL LINK
84442 - SPECIAL LINK
84450 - SCOTLAND + LINK TO XLX922-C SERVER
84460 - NORTH EAST ENGLAND
84470 - WALES & MARCHES
84480 - NORTHERN IRELAND
84491 - SOUTH EAST ENGLAND

Link to all Phoenix Reflectors






























To unlink select 4000 from the contacts list, transmit for about 1 second.

Echo/Parrot on UK Master via Ref 9990 on TS-1 or TS-2. (Add to Contact as Private Call)
Echo/Parrot on Irish Master Echo/Parrot is on 272997 on TS-1 or TS-2

Linking to Reflector

Link to BRANDMEISTER DASHBOARD & Last Heard

BrandMeister DMR UK - Facebook Links - BrandMeister DMR UK-IRL

 

4000 Disconnect

Added in contacts
4000 as a Private Call will ONLY disconnect Reflectors (Hytera and Moto Repeaters)
4000 as a Group Call will discontent Reflectors and Talk Groups (Hotspots and Repeaters Slot 1)
4000 will not Disconnect Static Talk Groups


Radio Timeout Timer

TOT (Radio Timeout Timer) Must be set to 180s

This is set to 180 seconds so Repeaters, Bridges etc do not time out.

When you talk past 180s and the Repeaters, Bridges etc time out and they stop receiving you.
They think you have stopped your TX and replay back but both sides miss each others QSO.

This also applies if you use a hotspot and the other party is on a Repeater or Bridge.

So please always set your TOT to 180 seconds
A 3 minute maximum QSO is a long over. Also lets others replay back.

Why 180 ??

1. When you open a Reflector ie 4401. You will not hear anything until the 1st over is finished and the next one starts.
The longest you should have to wait is 180s or less

2. If some talks longer that 180s and the reply does a quick key, repeaters might not have reset and will continue till it
hits 240s and then drops out and your left talking to yourself.
If one talks for 180 and the next quick keys and talks for 60s then un keys. Then the repeaters reset but
nothing was loss between users.

3. This is why at the end of an over a 1 to 5 sec gap should be left so repeaters, bridges, can reset.
Also lets other break in

4. Using a Hotspot and you have TOT set to Always and you talk on any reflector that is linked to a repeater and talk over
240s that repeater drops out and they think you have finished and replay. Both sides no longer talking to each other.
This is happen on a daily basses and they keep blaming the network, when it is user error.

5. Having Mixed mode repeaters set to unlimited means the other mods can be locked out.
Also bridges will drop out as they also have time outs set.

6. If a repeater gets into a loop or stuck. It should stop all TX at 240s and reset.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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