This repeater is a GE Mastr II Base Station running 55 watts out to a 20 foot DB420 9 db antenna at the top of a large tower. It is located in Lewis Co. at 3000 feet. This repeater has a frequency adgile "REMOTE BASE" giving the ability to "link" other repeaters or simplex frequencies on; 2 meters, 1.2CM, or 70CM.
The best coverage area is Lewis County areas. But a high power mobile can reach this repeater on I-5 from Tacoma to Castle Rock WA. It has also been worked from Seattle, Bremerton, Port Angeles, Olympia/Shelton, Aberdeen/Hoquiam, SouthBend/Raymond, Astoria, and areas around Mt St. Helens.
Here are some PICTURES from the site.
Here is a plot that estimates the
Maximum Coverage Area of the 443.275 repeater.
This repeater is usually linked to SIX other repeaters:
145.370(-)PL 123Hz -----Vancouver WA. repeater
224.640(-)PL 123Hz ------Vancouver WA. repeater
440.375+ PL 123Hz --------Longview WA. repeater
441.375+ PL 123Hz -------------Salem OR. repeater
442.375+ PL 123HZ ------Vancouver WA. repeater
444.875+ PL 100HZ ----------Randle WA. repeater
For more information about repeater access, IRLP or Echolink access, or remote base (linking), or etc. email