REP - Rede dos Emissores Portugueses and RFinder are pleased to announce a new partnership agreement. REP has now joined as the tenth Member Society of RFinder.
REP of Portugal will be responsible for maintaining the very latest PT repeater data for RFinder – The World Wide Repeater Directory. Portuguese Radio Amateurs who subscribe will have access to the entire world's directory while supporting REP of Portugal.
RFinder is a steadily growing worldwide repeater directory which has over 60,000 repeaters in over 170 countries. Annual ~9€ subscription to RFinder provides access to repeater data through its collections of Apps on Android and iPhone, RadioBuddy on iPhone, web, RT Systems and CHIRP radio programmers. RFinder's new feature of repeater routing (http://routes.rfinder.net) allows finding of repeaters over routes worldwide. One subscription, access to repeater data worldwide, from any computing device on Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iPhone and popular GPS systems. Real-time radio programming on Android and iPhone is provided by the open source RFinderPi, which is based on the Raspberry Pi. RFinder is tightly integrated with EchoLink both on Android and iPhone, providing one-click connection to repeaters worldwide from the directory!
The RFinder team is honoured to be REP – Rede dos Emissores Portugueses' partner, providing the very latest repeater information and directory technology for the Radio Amateurs of Portugal. We look forward to working with REP to make the directory even better for Portuguese hams and visitors to Portugal.
Our partnership with REP is exciting... not only our 10th Member society, but our partnership now completes our official coverage of southwestern Europe...," says Bob Greenberg, W2CYK, creator of RFinder.
Rede dos Emissores Portugueses, is the IARU representative for Portugal.
Radio Amateurs of Canada and RFinder have been partners since March 1, 2014 and RAC endorses RFinder as the official Worldwide Repeater Directory for all Canadian Amateur Radio operators.
RFinder Android can be found at http://market.rfinder.net and RFinder iOS can be found at http://itunes.rfinder.net. Those without an Apple or Android device can subscribe with the link at the bottom of http://subscribe.rfinder.net.
Source: Bob Greenberg, W2CYK,