Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! In this episode we are going to talk about RFinder with the programs maker, Bob Greenberg, W2CYK.
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Tech Corner – RFinder
What is RFinder?
The RFinder (RepeaterFinder) Worldwide Repeater Directory is a steadily growing worldwide repeater directory including IRLP, Echolink, AllStar, DStar, MotoTRBO, and even Winlink information. Â We currently have over 175 countries in the directory!
Youtube – RFinder Killer
Youtube – RFinder Pi
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