VK3RTV
DIGITAL ATV

REPEATER STATUS : Fully operational DIGITAL TV Output

VK3RTV ATV Repeater Pictures

 
DESCRIPTION PICTURE
VK3RTV new controller under test prior to installation

VK3RTV repeater equipment rack front view

VK3RTV repeater equipment rack rear view

Monitor for watching received video. Camera for live video from repeater building.
Top Module

Power supply

 

Middle Module

Sound transmitter

 

Lower Module

Homebrew module for displaying I.D. signal reports etc.

Top Module

Homebrew module for displaying I.D. signal reports etc.

 

Upper Mid Module

Receive audio monitor.

 

Lower Mid Module

Video modulator / transmitter. Can switch between a local source and its repeater function

 

Lower Module

Winersat analogue satellite receiver for receiving 1250 MHz.

Top module

Winersat analogue satellite receiver for receiving 1250 MHz.

 

Lower Module

Winersat analogue satellite receiver for receiving 1283 MHz

Top module

Contain the homebrew VK3RTV control module with audio and video switching

 

Lower Module

Contains the Pace MSS100 analogue satellite receiver that is combined with a modified LNB and feed horn on the tower to receive the 10.410 GHz input.

Overall view of the tower

Mid section of tower with the VK3RTV antennas located around the 25m mark. VK3RTV has a receive bay for 1250MHz, a receive bay for 1283MHz, a feed horn for 10.410GHz, a transmit bay for the video transmitter and a separate bay for the sound transmitter.

Base of the 40m tower with approx 45 runs of cable winding their way up.