Connections

The SkyHub Supports many Internet Linking Modes. Please note, all of the modes below require an amateur radio license to operate.  This is a basic look at primary linking systems and internet connections.  Individual descriptions of the system components are below.

AllStar – 46079

AllStar Link is used as the Back-Bone between all of the connections. The main hub node number is 46079. Please visit allstarlink.org for more information on the AllStar system.

AllStar link supports the telephone portal, and you can dial the hub via this method. You will need an AllStar link account with license verified to get a Secure PIN number to use the telephone portal. The telephone portal is at (763)-230-0000

DMR – 310847

There are currently two DMR networks supported by the SkyHub. Brandmeister, and a private DMR server.

To connect to the SkyHub via BrandMeister, simply connect to talkgroup 310847 through a hotspot or repeater.

To connect directly to the SkyHub server, enter the following credentials in your MMDVM based Hotspot or repeater:

HOST: kg0sky.duckdns.org

PASSWORD: passw0rd ( 0 = zero )

PORT: 62030

TALKGROUP: 310847 ( Program your radio with this talkgroup)

Wires X – 46361

You can access the hub via Yaesu System Fusion. If you have a Wires-X node or Radio with the HRI-200 interface, Wires-X is available at the DENVERSKYHUBLINK Room.

 

The room number for this link is 46361

 

YSF Reflector- 92722

If you have a fusion radio, but no Wires-X hardware, you can access the SkyHub via the YSF Reflector. This is how hotspots communicate to fusion.

On an MMDVM based hotspot or repeater, please select: US Skyhub Link from the drop down window on YSFReflector.

The details of the reflector are below:

IP: kg0sky.duckdns.org

NODE: 92722

Port: 42000

P25 Digital- 10294

If you have a Digital Project 25 based node, repeater, or radio, you can connect to the P25Reflector via a hotspot or repeater.

The details for the SkyHub P25 Link are shown below:

Talkgroup: 10294

Server IP: kg0sky.duckdns.org

Port: 41000

On a Pi-Star based hotspot, this is what the p25hosts file should look like

10294       kg0sky.duckdns.org     41000

EchoLink- W0SKY-L

The hub is connected to the EchoLink server W0SKY-L. You can connect a SmartPhone through the EchoLink app, or use an EchoLink enabled repeater.

Echolink Node number 985839.

 

IRLP- Offline

IRLP is offline until further notice. If you need help converting your IRLP repeater to AllStar, please don’t hesitate to ask.

DSTAR- XRF031C

As of December 2019, The SkyHub is connected through D-Star through XRF031C.

To connect on a DSTAR repeater, the DEXTRA protocol is used and you will need to be running the ircddbgateway software, the standard G3 ICOM software does not support XRF’s.

To connect through a hotspot, please run the latest update on your hotspot to refresh the reflector list. If you still cannot connect on your client, please enter the following information for the XRF:

IP: kg0sky.duckdns.org

Reflector number: XRF031

The dashboard for this reflector is available at kg0sky.duckdns.org