November 2016 Special Presentation

For our November meeting Roland Kraatz will be giving a us a presentation on three digital voice modes – D-STAR, DMR and System Fusion.

Roland Kraatz (W9HPX) from the Charlotte Digital Radio Group will explain and compare three of the most popular digital voice modes being used on VHF and UHF – D-STAR, DMR and System Fusion. He will provide a basic technical and operating overview of the three modes and describe the types of equipment needed to use each. He will then describe how hams are experimenting to build new software and equipment to advance the technology and allow the three systems to talk to each other.