IWCE 2015 DMR radio roundup

With the the phenomenal growth of DMR both in the commercial two-way radio industry and within the ham radio community, many new manufacturers are jumping onto the DMR bandwagon with a variety of new models. As a result, there were lots of DMR radios turning up this year at the …

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Ham radio DMR celebrates its 10,000th user ID

DMR ham radio DMR-MARC users amateur radio

On October 29th, ham radio DMR reached an important milestone by adding its 10,000th user ID, making it one of the fastest growing digital modes within the ham radio community. DMR, which is short for Digital Mobile Radio, is a published standard for digital voice communications by the the European …

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In search of the range limit for DMR

Mount Washington DMR Motorola Mototrbo VA3XFT New Hampshire ham radio

So what is the maximum range that one can achieve with DMR? There has been much discussion about this on the on-line forums, since there is a physical limit as to how far two DMR stations can communicate with one another, given that DMR is based upon the Time Division …

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