WA1QGU writes on the GEMOTO listserv:

After years of change, planning, site searching, dedicated time and hard work, the 53.0100/52.0100 at 173.8 hz encode/decode repeater is on the air at Barnstable, Cape Cod.

Those of us who have waited for any 6 meter coverage on the Cape and Islands can now map out a footprint.

He also writes that signal reports would be appreciated at both depsher911-at-comcast-dot-net and jvaldes-at-whoi-dot-edu.