W8SH is the MSUARC Club Station, located in room 2121 of the MSU Engineering Building. The shack currently features a Ten-Tec Orion II with Ten-Tec Centurion amplifier, connected to PC for Internet and digital modes. Our satellite station is a Kenwood TS-2000. Students can check out remote control head units for our WiFi connected Kenwood TS-480 and operate from anywhere on campus.
W8MSU is the MSUARC club repeater, operating on 442.9 MHz with a +5MHz shift. We use a 77hz CTCSS Tone. The rig is a state-of-the-art Yaesu DR-1X digital / analog machine, connected to Echolink Node 442900.
Listen for the latest amateur radio news, Wednesdays at 7PM, updated weather on demand and for weekly link-ups to the W1YU Tuesday night collegiate ham radio nets. W8MSU also connects to the Worldwide Friendship Net, daily at 10AM ET.
Even if you don’t have your radio on hand, you can tune to W8MSU via Broadcastify. Here’s the link.