Digital Radio

Want to know more about Digital Radio?

Have a look at this website this ham operator has made a very simple and useful website to help you understand about digital modes.

Visit Toshen website here https://amateurradionotes.com/

As part of this new adventure into digital radio we have come up with some standard items that will help you start out this will mean we will be able to help each other out when you have a problem.

Radios

TYT

MD380 UHF – Very simple and easy to use radio and easy to program

Available from Alliexpress or Ebay

Anytone

AT-D878UV – Dual Band VHF / UHF / DMR Colour Screen

AT-D868UV – Dual Band VHF / UHF / DMR GPS

AT-D868UV – Dual Band VHF / UHF / DMR Non-GPS

Anytone Code Plug

Anytone AT-D878UV NZ Code Plug. This includes all VHF / UHF / DMR Marc / Marine /  PRS Freq in NZ. Download  Codeplug Here

Suggested Suppliers

Available from Powerwerx – Click here to Visit site

Available from Bridgecom Systems - Click here to Visit site

Available from Retevis - Click here to Visit Site

MMDVM Modem

We recommend a simplex modem but you can get repeater models for low power.

You can find these on Alliexpress and Ebay or here at Winters CN website this person makes the MMDVM modems and they work very well.

Visit his website here

Raspberry Pi

You will need one of these to put your MMDVM on to. You will also require a 8GB Class 10 Micro SD Card to load Pi-Star onto.

If you have any questions either contact Warren ZL2JML or Hayden ZL2WD or the Digital Radio Group NZ Team via email help@drgnz.com

ZL2KO DMR Codeplug

If you like to download the ZL2KO DMR standard codeplug click here

Please remember to change radio id to your DMR ID.

Below is the video shown at recent DMR Programing night