Clubs can get a callsign for a repeater, but it is not required.
All you need to do is get your repeater pair coordinated through one of the
state coordination groups, and even then you don't HAVE to do that.
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Sent: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 11:24 PM
Subject: Re: [GMRS] Repeater
Blake, then please explain when I punch in a local repeater's call sign,
W9IRA, into the FCC ULS, it says that is a Vanity License (HV) for a local
radio club. This is where I got the idea ham repeaters were licensed.
As a new ham, August 2012, I know I know very little but to me seeing in the
FCC data base, I don't understand one saying ham repeaters don't require a
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