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The Official Inland Empire
(Emergency) Communications Repeater
146.385 ( + ) pL- 146.2

Allstarlink Node# 525240
EchoLink Node# 434878 KE6TZG-R
IRLP Node# 3216



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Freq: 449.580 ( - ) pL- 146.2


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Are you Hearing a Different Repeater Courtesy Tone When You Unkey?

"Here are what the different courtesy tones mean"


If you hear a   K  ( - . - )  courtesy tone,
We are on Grid Power (All Repeater Services are Provided).


If you hear a   G  ( - - . )  courtesy tone,
We are on Automatic Backup Generator Power (All Repeater Services are Provided).


If you hear a   B  ( morse code b)  courtesy tone,
We are on Battery / Solar Power (Services are Limited and Repeater is on Low Power).


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About Us

The Keller Peak Repeater Association is dedicated to serving our community via Ham Radio. KPRA owns and operates an open amateur radio repeater with an input of 146.985 and output of 146.385, located on Keller Peak at approximately 8,000 feet, in the San Bernardino, California, mountains. There is a 146.2 CTCSS tone required at this time.


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We would like to invite everyone to check in take part in the various Nets that are held on this repeater.

 Below is a partial list of the Nets. Click here for more information on our nets.


Red Eye Net

For those who are up late (or up very early).

Rescue Net

Primarily for the local emergency response agencies, so that they can get better familiar with each others functions and protocols.

Hospital Net

This Net is intended for all of the regional hospitals and trauma centers to test their installed amateur radio systems.

Outdoor Adventure USA Net

This Net is for those who like to combine amateur radio with off-road fun.


The Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network: Riverside / San Bernardino Counties Section.

National Traffic System Net

The ARRL National Traffic System (NTS) is a well-organized system for routing formal written message traffic (radiograms)

 from any point in the United States to any other.

San Bernardino Search & Rescue

KPRA would also like to welcome the San Bernardino Search & Rescue to the repeater. In accordance with Public Safety, the SAR group will be utilizing the repeater to communicate while searching for people in the rough terrain and difficult areas that have communication restrictions. They have found that the Keller Peak Repeater covers a vast area and makes communication possible in the hard to reach areas. The SAR folks are also conducting classes for VEC testing for their officers. They currently have approximately 40 licensed personnel on the force.

On the lighter side, we also have...


Trivia Net

This is where you can sit back and unwind, learn a little, and have fun all the while.


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Are You Prepared?

Find out more about how you can prepare yourself and your family — at home, at work, or at play. Learn how NOW!.


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Current Weather / Solar Index

Click to see Weather and Solar Data.

 Keller Peak hosts it's very own Davis Weather Station

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We at KPRA are happy to make this page available. Please feel free to download any or all of the available documents. Enjoy and don't be shy.


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