It has been less than a month after operating iGate for Penangites since the Bukit Bendera digipeater is out of service, the SDR based iGate manage to receive APRS beacon from 9W2ZSU-4 via 9W2OPS-3 and 9M4RCH-3 which situated near East Coast Highway which is almost 300km away line of sight from the iGate location.

Equipment Used

Device : Raspberry PI 3 with SDR Dongle
Antenna Gain : 3.5dBi
Mast Height : 45ft
Site Elevation : 50m above sea level

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