Category: Ham Radio

Winmor has been removed from the HF gateway

Under the direction of the ARSFI Board of Directors and the Winlink Development Team, I’ve removed the option to connect to the HF gateway (NM5PB-11) using the Winmor mode. The gateway will continue to provide ARDOP and VARA HF modes. More information regarding this decision can be found here:

New Vanity calls for us!

So the vanity callsigns that Janelle and I requested have processed this morning. Our new callsigns are NM5PB and NM5JB. The digital notes have all been migrated over to the new call NM5PB and just waiting on the folks at to enable the Sysop features and process the change on their end. Once that’s […]


The HF gateway is now running Vara 4.0. Please make sure you’ve updated your Vara HF modem to the new 4.0 version that is available for install today. More info is available here:

The last 30 days of Winlink have been busy…

Finally getting a chance to go through the logs on the Winlink Gateways and looks to have been a very busy last 30 days with 549 messages passing thru the gateways! 13 unique VHF users PACKETMessages to CMS: 109Messages from CMS: 168   131 unique HF users 30MMessages to CMS: 31Messages from CMS: 42 40MMessages […]

Move to ABQ Success!

Well, we’ve relocated to Albuquerque in the middle of a pandemic. I’ll be updating digital info here shortly as I’ve just brought up a VHF RMS Gateway out here on short notice based on needs. Its available via the SCREST digipeater on 145.01. The gateway also hosts the following: Full service BBS (ARRL Bulletins, Earth […]