KH6IAH Bernie - When Motorola gurus get stuck, they call Bernie for help. He has always been a willing supplier of that special rare bit of knowledge and hardware you need to make things work.
KH7O Rick - More than just a hard-working frequency coordinator, he has helped us with parts, supplies, and even a whole, working Micor.
KH7U Kimo - Generous to a fault, Kimo continues to provide parts, repeaters, help, and perspective to us and others.
WH6TF Nick - An amazing tech with a work ethic that leaves others on Kauai in the dust. When the Lihue repeater is in a pinch, Nick assists with diagnosis, repairs and delivery.
WH6DYN Lopaka - The man with the plan & skills on Big Island. Lopaka is the reason the Volcano repeater exists. We couldn't have done it without him. He also installed a couple of uniquely located standalone repeaters on Big Island as well.
We stand on the shoulders of technical giants, and must acknowledge:
The Repeater Builder's Technical Information Page on the
These guys have been helping for a long, long time. I remember getting answers to tough questions from WA6ILQ Mike back in the early days of USENET.
All of our Micors (and, so far, the lone MSR-2000 on the VHF
side) are interfaced using the squelch gate modifications we copied from WA8DBW
Richard's web page:
We also want to acknowledge the help and contributions of:
KH6BS Dan - Our official time-out timer tester and another unsung repeater owner.
WH7UH Walt - The man who delivers for us on Maui.
W8IZC Wes - Our chief ham fest scrounger.
WH6KBR Chris - The official Paul watcher.
AE5TH Carl, WB4GWX Jimmy, and N5QV Ron - The guys from Texas
"who respond" when we need parts help.
Last Updated August 8, 2015