Yard Dogs History

Yard Dogs History

  • May 2013 – System Fusion is announced at the Dayton Hamfest
  • September 2013 – The FT-1, FTM-400 and DR-1 now make a complete system
  • 2013-2014 – W4MAA establishes System Fusion in Georgia
  • November 2016 – K1KC acquires the W4MAA equipment and converts the K1KC analog repeater to System Fusion
  • Spring 2017 – W4DEL, WC4FM (KQ4ZN) and K1KC form the Yellow River Digital Group (The Yard Dogs)
  • September 2018 – The Yard Dogs net begins and the YRDG becomes focused on System Fusion, WiRES-X, etc. 
  • September 2019 – The Yard Dogs net reaches one year of continuous service to the amateur community
  • October 2019 – The K1KC 440 analog repeater goes Fusion in AMS mode.