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W8HHF Repeaters (All 103.5PL): 147.270+ | 224.140- | 442.850+
W8HHF D-Star: 442.750+ | APRS Digipeater/IGate: 144.390
D-RATS Ratflector (1200 Packet/TNC): 441.050

TMRA LCARES 2M FM Simplex Contest Results

Thanks to all who participated in the contest and worked the Bonus Stations Seven Newcomers worked the Bonus Stations. They were out of the running for winning the contest, but were learning something new and had a great time.

Between 1st and 2nd place was two contacts + 1 bonus station contact...CLOSE. Low power ruled operating on 2 watts and having a great antenna was mandatory. Darin won with homemade twin lead grab and go J-pole raised with a rope up the side of his house. Made it himself at one of the TMRA Tech Workshops! Long Live Simplex!



Need information or help with using D-STAR? Check this out! (4MB PDF)
D-STAR for Dummies (V4)

The repeater is running on the TMRA D-Star frequency of 442.750 (+DUP).
440Mhz (Node B): W8HHF B
Internet Gateway: W8HHF G
TMRA Main D-Star Page
Gateway Status Page
List of Registered Users

You may now register your call sign with our gateway!
To do so, please follow these instructions.
You only need to register if you are not already registered on any other D-Star gateway.

For more information on D-Star, please review this PDF document.



No classes are scheduled at this time.
 Classes typically take place in the spring and fall. 


  • 12/10/2014 - TMRA General Meeting (6:30PM)
  • 6:30PM Christmas party (bring a dish to pass)
  • 1/14/2015 - TMRA General Meeting (7:30PM)
  • 2/11/2015 - TMRA General Meeting (7:30PM)
  • 3/11/2015 - TMRA General Meeting (7:30PM)
  • 3/15/2015 - TMRA Hamfest!
  • 4/8/2015 - TMRA General Meeting (7:30PM)
  • 5/13/2015 - TMRA General Meeting (7:30PM)
  •  Please check out the calendar for more information 
    on these, and many other, events!
     The calendar typically has time & location data (& maps). 

    Welcome to the Toledo Mobile Radio Association's Website! A Ham Radio Organization serving Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan. At the top you will find links connecting you to other parts of this website, including a calendar of upcoming events and information about our Hamfest and Computer Fair. Please feel free to explore this website.

    To be recognized by the citizens of the Toledo area as the leader in providing support services to the community through amateur radio.

  • General Meetings: Held on the second Wednesday of each month at the IBEW Union Hall in Rossford, OH (727 LIME CITY ROAD, ROSSFORD, OH 43460 - MAP ) at 7:30PM.
  • Executive Committee Meeting: Held on the fourth Wednesday of each month at the Maumee Fire Station #2 in Maumee, OH (450 W DUSSEL DR MAUMEE, OH 43537 - MAP ) at 7:30PM.
  • Technical Committee Meeting: Held on the second Monday of each month at the Maumee Fire Station #2 in Maumee, OH (450 W DUSSEL DR MAUMEE, OH 43537 - MAP ) at 7:00PM.
  • TMRA VE Testing: GET, OR UPGRADE, YOUR HAM RADIO LICENSE! Held on the 2nd Saturday of each month at Maumee Fire Station #2 in Maumee, OH (450 W DUSSEL DR MAUMEE, OH 43537) at 8:15AM. No Walk-Ins! Please check the TMRA Calendar for any date/time changes. See Classes / Education page for more info.
  • TMRA Hamfest: Typically held on the Sunday after St. Patrick's Day at Owens Community College in Perrysburg, OH. More information can be found HERE.
  • Field Day: Held on the fourth full weekend of June. Location varies. See the Field Day page for more information!
  • Mini-Field Day: From time to time TMRA hosts a mini-Field Day.
  • TMRA Bus Trip to Dayton Hamvention: On the Saturday of the Dayton Hamvention weekend the TMRA hosts a bus trip down to Dayton, followed by dinner on the way home. The Dayton Hamvention is the largest hamfest in the country!
  • ON-AIR NETS (147.270+ Repeater - 103.5PL):
  • Sunday Night Q&A Net: Starts at 7:30PM, although may not take place every Sunday.
  • Sunday Night Information Net: Starts at 8:30PM. A casual round-table, also with information on upcoming events of interest to the amateur radio community.
  • Sunday Night Swap & Shop Net: Starts immediately following the Information Net, typically some time around or after 9:00PM. All Swap & Shop listings can be found HERE.

  • For a current list of TMRA events, please see the TMRA Calendar. For a comprehensive list of additional events in the Toledo, OH area, please see the full calendar!

    Becoming a member of TMRA is easy.  Just download the membership form, print it out, fill it out, and mail it in.  Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view the membership form.  Below you will find a link to download Adobe Acrobat Reader.

    Membership Application Form
    Adobe Acrobat Reader

    If you have any questions, please email them to

    P.O. Box 9673
    Toledo, OH 43697-9673

    Zack, N8ZAK
    Mike, KD8ZLW

    You can download a copy of our newsletter the "TMRA Amateur Radio Beacon".
    Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view the file.
    2015 Newsletters (as they become available)
    January 2015


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