The CES Simplex Autopatch

Autopatch Diagram

One of the most controversial devices in a well-equipped repeater ts its autopatch. Some hams use autopatch facilities frequently, as part of their daily life, while others are very uncomfortable with autopatch usage for routine communications. Many re peater groups permit their autopatch to be used only for emergency calls or set strict time limits for routine calls. Whatever your views on autopatching are, you have to admit that in congested areas where repeaters receive heavy use,...