The Amateur Radio station is a fully functioning radio station where licensed amateur radio operators can make contacts and experiment with different types of radio communication.


This area has the following equipment

  • Yaesu FT-2900 75 watt 2 Meter transceiver
  • Home made 2 Meter copper J-Pole antenna mounted 30 ft up, on top of the roof.
  • Raspberry Pi based packet terminal running direwolf APRS packet modem and FLDIGI for additional point to point data modes.
  • RTL-SDR software defined radio receiver for monitoring and experimenting with radio transmissions between 23 MHz - 1.2 GHz
  • GQRX and GNU-Radio software for manipulating raw sample output from the SDR receiver.

Roswell FireLabs
1601 Holcomb Bridge Rd

Roswell, GA 30076

Roswell FireLabs is managed by Atlanta Maker Alliance, Inc., a local 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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