The Icom ID-RP2C is the repeater controller for the D-Star System. It supports 4 Repeater modules, and 2 microwave links, plus the addition of a Gateway Server.
The repeater controller acts as a distribution for the other Icom repeater modules. Each repeater module connects to the Power Connectors on the rear of the RP2C.
The four RJ-45 style jacks on the rear of the RP2C are for connecting to the local repeater modules. connection from left to right:
Port 1:DD-A ID-RP2D
Port 2:DV-C Not Used
Port 3:DV-B ID-RP4000V
Port 4:DV-A ID-RP2V
The repeater controller is programmed by connecting a computer to the 10 Base-T port. On the computer, run the Utility for ID-RP2C.
IP Address: 172.16.0.1
UDP Port #: 20319
Password : "a2mRingo"
The Repeater is configured in D:V:V:V mode. The controller expects the gateway to be at 172.16.0.20.