Category: W8CMN

2022 November/October Project Update

Apologies for the lack of posting the past few weeks but we haven’t been idle. Going to give a post here on the items that we have completed at a number of existing and new sites on the network.  The snow and cold haven’t stopped us, but weather delays have already hampered some plans a …

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One Down Fifty-Nine To Go – Mi6WAN ARDC Grant

On Sunday, September 18, 2022, members and directors of Central Michigan Emergency Network visited the first site in a project that has been in the works for over a year and a half and will continue for the next 18 months.  That project is to replace all 3.4ghz Point-to-Point links in our network with 10/11ghz …

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Mi5 HAK Site Online

We have some news about our northern Mi5 Network. With the help of the guys at Ccecpsco we have moved the equipment for Stutsmanville to the Hackleburg site which is in southern Cheboygan county east of I75 / Indian River. The repeater is currently running at 500′ AGL at the site on the same pair …

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Mi6WAN Bay County Expansion

On Sunday July 25th 2021 members of CMN set out to the Bay City site to install the majority of the gear that was purchased with the help from the Bay Area Community Foundation grant that was received.  This grant allowed for the purchase of the Point to Multi-Point Access points, Routers, Back-hauls and other …

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