VK3RTV
DIGITAL ATV

REPEATER STATUS : Fully operational DIGITAL TV Output

Links To Other ATV & Interesting Sites

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VK3RTV On Other Sites

Web Page Comments
VK3RTV First Digital DVB-T Test Transmission across Melbourne Youtube video of VK3RTV first digital transmission
VK3RTV Second DVB-T Test Transmission across Melbourne Youtube video of VK3RTV second digital transmission
Digital Amateur Television VK3RTV 1 Youtube video of VK3RTV first digital transmission with introduction by WIA president Jim Linton VK3PC

 

Equipment Suppliers

Supplier Comments
SR Systems Source of equipment used for the VK3RTV digital transmission and user digital uplinks.
Acres Electronics New Zealand supplier of ATV gear.
Down East Microwave Inc. Suppliers of radio equipment for 50 MHz and above.
Mini Kits South Australian supplier of good, well presented, easy to build ATV and VHF / UHF kits.
Rockby Electronic Components Electronic component suppliers.
RF Parts. Suppliers of RF components.
RSC Radio Suppliers of PCB's and kits some of which are ATV related.
VKHAM Classifieds Good source of both second hand and new items being sold by other radio amateurs.
Charles Byers Antennas & Enclosures Charles Byers K3IWK is a fellow ham who makes UHF/VHF antennas, chassis kits and custom enclosures.

Australian Sites

Site Comments
VK3RBO Bendigo ATV repeater Bendigo ATV repeater VK3RBO web page.
ATV homepage of Gary VK3KHB A very active ATVer in Melbourne.
Homepage of Tony VK3AAZ VK3AAZ web site, one of the local ATVers.
Gladesville Amateur Radio Club N.S.W. site. Very big in ATV around Sydney.
South East Queensland ATV Group South East Queensland ATV Group web page.

US Sites

Site Comments
Amateur Television Network (ATN) Fast Scan Amateur Television in Alabama, Arizona, Northern California, Southern California, Georga, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas, Washington, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania.
Houston Amateur Television Society ( HATS )  
Tampa Bay Amateur Television Society  
Digital ATV articles Some excellent articles explaining the inner workings of digital ATV.
2.4 GHz FM ATV Explanation of how to modify an existing retail TV sender to a higher power FM 2.4 GHz ATV system.
Charles Byers Antennas & Enclosures Charles Byers K3IWK is a fellow ham who makes UHF/VHF antennas, chassis kits and custom enclosures.

European Sites

Site Comments
British Amateur Television Club ( BATC ) Very good source of information on ATV in general and the British scene.
BATC Video Streaming Site Lots of ATV operators and repeaters signals from around the world are streamed live to this site for you to watch when you cant see see them directly.
Worthing Video Repeater Group  

Other Radio & Non Radio Related Sites

Site Comments
Eastern and Mountain District Radio Club EMDRC web page
Moorabin & District Radio Club M&DRC web page
Frankston And Mornington Peninsula Radio Club FAMPARC web page
VK3NM ( Lionel ) Home page VK3NM ( ATV Watcher ) web page. Big 6M fan.
DXer.com Large collection of radio related links.
Projects for radio amateurs in PDF format. Collection of projects for radio amateurs in PDF format. Most not in english, mainly UHF stuff.
Physiotherapy rehab products Physipod is an Australian company that supplies physiotherapy rehab products. For your muscle / tendon damage after putting up that tower or big antenna.

Manufacturers Sites

Site Comments
Belden cable company web page.