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SvxLink Server => SvxLink Server => Topic started by: Anton Janovsky (ZR6AIC) on February 07, 2018, 09:04:53 am

Title: Using my Raspberry Pi and Baofeng uv-5r as an Echolink or Echolink repeater Link
Post by: Anton Janovsky (ZR6AIC) on February 07, 2018, 09:04:53 am
Here is information how to get your Echolink link or Echolink repeater up and running using a Rapberry Pi and Baofeng HT.
Use only low power on Baofeng uv-5r as it could overheat when TX is on two long.

(http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/image/data/Interface/easydigi/Easy_digi_8.png)

Or you can connect it to Linux Laptop

(http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/image/data/Interface/easydigi/Easy_digi_baofeng_1.jpg)

What hardware do you need.
1) "EASY DIGI" Baufeng UV-5R INTERFACE for laptops, desktops and Raspberry with usb audio. (Easy Digi) Asembled)
http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=351 (http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=351)
2) USB 2.0 To 3d Audio Sound Card Adapter Virtual 5.1 CH.
(http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/image/cache/data/USB/3D_USB_Sound_card/3D_Sound_5_1_1-228x228.png)
http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=164&search=3d (http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=164&search=3d)
3)The Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
(http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/image/cache/data/Raspberry/3B/RasperryPi3_2-228x228.png)
http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=263&search=raspberr (http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=263&search=raspberr)
4)
5) Baofeng power eliminator
(http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/image/cache/data/Baofeng/Baofeng_Car_charger-228x228.png)
http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&path=59_82&product_id=91 (http://www.giga.co.za/ocart/index.php?route=product/product&path=59_82&product_id=91)

Software instelation of svxlink
Download from here  http://www.svxlink.org/ (http://www.svxlink.org/)
I will add the details how to install and configure the svxlink