Welcome to VolNET

We operate a DMR system in the State of Tennessee based on the ETSI DMR Tier 2 standard.
"DMR" stands for Digital Mobile Radio and is in use in several Amateur and commercial networks worldwide.
For an excellent overview of how the system works, please check the downloads section for the Amateur Radio Guide to Digital Mobile Radio by John Burningham, W2XAB.

Please also check our FAQ's page for a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

We are interested in building a statewide network. If you would like to join us, please use the Contact page to get in touch.


We will be adding another repeater to the VolNET DMR network!

I would like to welcome Randy Hall, N4FNB, and the Lakeway Digital Group, W4LDG. This repeater will be installed on Crockett Ridge in Morristown, TN. It is expected cover most of Morristown and beyond.

The group has setup a Go Fund Me page to raise funds for the repeater, any and all donations are very much appreciated:

Previous updates

Effective immediately, VolNET is making the following policy change due to unforeseen events:

VolNET is a privately held and funded network that is publicly facing for the goodwill of Amateur Radio usage.

All licensed amateur radio operators are welcome on our network, however, VolNET reserves the right to, at any time, make changes, with or without notice to enhance or restrict data, talkgroup or user access. We also reserve the right to remove your access or block your use or use by any of your users on or through the VolNET repeaters or C-Bridge, at any time, with or without notice or explanation.