the GO-BOX

For easy transport and easy setup the “Go-Box” comes to play. For me it is a 6m to UHF setup. I have not had the need to use HF for any event, only 6m on up.  The Go-Box has:

  • 2 DMR/ANALOG UHF Hytera Mobiles (commercial & ham)
  • 1 UHF Motorola CDM1250  (commercial)
  • 1 swappable position:
    • VHF Motorola CDM1250 
    • UHF Motorola CDM1250 (commercial & ham)
    • 40Mhz Motorola CDM750 (commercial & 6m)
    • X-Band Capability
  • 1 Yaesu FT-8900 6m,10m,2m,70cm (ham)
  • 35amp Power Supply
  • Commercial X-Band and in-band repeat capability
  • Ham X-Band VHF/UHF capability
  •  Additionally:
    • 2 Drive-over antenna mast plates
    • 2 antenna masts (12′ and 24′)
    • misc multiband base and mobile antennas

PLANNED CHANGES

Version 2 will change the following:

  1. Remove the CDM1250 (UHF Low Split)
  2. Install – Hytera TM800 VHF

GO-BOX FEATURES

  • 1 Ham Radio (FT8900) with Cross Band Repeater
  • 2 Hytera UHF DMR/Analog Narrow/Wide
  • 1 VHF Biz-Band
  • = 1 BizBand VHF
  • = 2 BizBand DMR/Analog UHF
  • = 1 Ham (6m,10m,2m,70cm) including Crossband Repeater

OPTIONS

  1. Build X-Band Biz-Band (also ham available) repeater w/ 2 Motorola CDM1250 Narrow/Wide band in second box. Option for battery or 115Vac power supply.
  2. Build VHF Biz-Band base station for Icom VHF Biz-Band Radios.
  3. UHF Biz-Band Base Station for Icom UHF Biz-Band Radios.

NEW TOTAL PACKAGE

  1. 1 Go-Box (above)
  2. 1 Biz-Band Cross-band “Box” with duplexer for dual band antenna. Box can do wide band for ham.
  3. 1 VHF Base
  4. 1 UHF Base