KP4MD/L AllStar Node

What is the AllStar Network?

AllStarLink is a network of Amateur Radio repeaters, remote base stations and hot spots that are accessible to each other via Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). 
(The Network is an AllStarLink network for GMRS users).

What is an AllStar Node?

Why Use AllStar?

Node Information

The KP4MD AllStar Simplex Node Use and Guidelines

Licensed radio amateurs may access the KP4MD Low Level AllStar node (#53144) in Citrus Heights on 438.500 MHz simplex with a PL tone of 100.0 Hz.

You may also listen and talk through this node online via EchoLink system node 269663 (KP4MD-L).

The node software is HamVoIP RPi2-3-4 V1.7-01 running on a Raspberry Pi 4B with a DINAH interface.

The radio is a Yaesu FT-8800R transceiver running 5 watts to an Arrow OSJ 146/440 J-Pole antenna at 20 feet above ground.

KP4MD AllStar Node Coverage Map

Guidelines for Node Use

If the AllStar node hears you it will respond with a squelch tail and courtesy tone.

To Connect to another AllStar node:

If in doubt about the connection status of the KP4MD AllStar node, you can send *70 or click this link for a report.

To Disconnect from a Node:

Easiest: *10 to disconnect from the last known node or *76 to disconnect from all linked AllStar nodes

To disconnect from a single AllStar node Enter *1 ##### where ##### is the AllStar node number you wish to disconnect.

Again, please be certain to close all connections before you log off the node.

To Connect to an EchoLink node via AllStar:

Enter *3 3 and then the EchoLink Node number padded out to six digits with leading zeros, i.e., to connect to EchoLink Test server node #9999 dial (*3 3 009999).

To disconnect the node, dial *76 or *1 3 + node, that is (*1 3 009999).

A Few Popular AllStar Nodes and Nets

Would you like to set up your own AllStar node? Check the SHARI micronode, the DINAH interface, and ClearNode.

Please send any Questions to

A Few AllStar DTMF Functions

The highlighted codes are custom commands for the KP4MD-L node on 438.50 MHz

Current KP4MD AllStarLink Node Connection Status

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