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New Mexico Talkgroups/Repeaters Added

We have added a few new talkgroups to the New Mexico systems.  Albuquerque/Sandia and  Pajarito both have local talkgroups that are “local” and keep the traffic on that repeater. We’ve also added a “New Mexico” talkgroup which covers all repeaters in New Mexico.  We’re adding these to Durango and Caviness soon allowing for a talkgroup […]

Online RMHAM-U April 18 via Zoom

To help fill the void of cancelled the RMHAM-U scheduled for April 18, Mike Lozano K0NGA has volunteered to hold an online RMHAM-U instead. The topic is RMHAM DMR Repeater Network Overview – Location of repeaters – How the talk groups are mapped – How the New Mexico repeater talk group layout is different – […]

Dirty 30 2020 Race Cancelled

Hi All, The 2020 Dirty 30 race in Golden Gate Canyon State Park was cancelled today to ensure everyone’s continued safety.  Our team will be back next year and will be ready to go supplying the communications needs for the event. This is a huge event and requires 30+ hams to pull off what we […]

RMHAM Completes Western Microwave

As of 12/28/2019, Rocky Mountain Ham Radio has completed it’s western microwave through to Grand Junction. The Colorado Connection is currently riding this on their western slope repeaters: Leadville, Vail, Glenwood Springs and Grand Junction.  Mark Skelton, N7CTM, Mike Langhenry, K7AIH and John Maxwell, W0VG braved the snow to finish the final spike in the […]

RMHAM Does Network Class

Rocky Mountain Ham Radio facilitated a Mikrotik network class on December 14, 2019 from 8am to 3pm to a full house of interested folks. Dr. Willem Schreuder, AC0KQ led us through configuring Mikrotik routers, OSPF and troubleshooting while John Maxwell, W0VG led us through building a working microwave radio link to interconnect. We used the […]

Wyoming DMR in the Press

Our neighbors to the north did a nice segment with Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service. There’s a half hour video on Amateur Radio and how hams in Wyoming are helping out. Greg Galka, N7GT did a blurb on DMR. It’s interesting to see what they’re doing. Click here to see the video.

2020 NM Techfest

Rocky Mountain Ham Radio is pleased to announce the 2020 New Mexico TechFest, an ARRL-sanctioned operating specialty event, on Saturday February 29, 2020 at the New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial Event Center. Join fellow amateur radio operators from around New Mexico (and beyond) for a day of quality presentations, demonstrations, and instruction provided by some of […]

ARRL 2020 Rocky Mountain Division Convention Announced

The HamCon Colorado 2020 convention team has announced their schedule and venue at the campus of CU Denver South, 10035 S Peoria St, Parker, CO 80134. The convention will be held on August 7-9, 2020. This venue will provide plenty of space for vendors, forums, and speakers and it’s going to be a good one. […]

Backbone Extended to Grand Junction!

On September 27, 2019, 15 very dedicated folks journeyed to 3 radio sites on the western slope to extend the microwave backbone from Vail to Grand Junction. This installation allows for high-speed data between several radio sites on the western slope and the rest of the state. This system goes from Vail to Eagle to […]

Special Thanks to Firefighters!

Our Salida, Methodist Mountain site is about a mile from a current wildfire that is burning now. The firemen are mitigating the site to make sure it’s not overrun! Thank you for all you do!