Monday, 18 April 2016

April Monthly Meeting


Hello All!

The regular monthly meeting is Tuesday April 19th. As usual it will be held at the EMO building, behind the fire hall, on Pleasant St at 7pm.

All members are encouraged to attend and visitors interested in amateur radio are also welcome!

73 de VE1XT

Saturday, 2 April 2016

Happy Birthay Jim (VE1RB)!

Happy birthday to our friend and long time club member Jim Harris (VE1RB). Since we hadn't planned very, well we ended up with two cakes!

Sunday, 28 February 2016

The 2016 Atlantic White Cane Contest, hosted by the Yarmouth Amateur Radio Club, was held on February 7th.   All entries entries received have been checked and the First Place Winners were:

White Caner Category - Normand Richard - VY2NR

Sighted Category - Charlotte Ward - VE1XYL

Congratulations and thank you to all who took part in the contest.

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

VE1YAR UHF Tone Configured to Reduce Digital "Noise"

We now have the VE1YAR UHF repeater set up with a Tone of 67 Hz. For those that don’t want to hear the digital noise going on, but still want to be able to listen to analog FM signals, set your rig to RX Tone 67Hz on 444.700 MHz.

73 de VE1XT

Monday, 15 February 2016

February Monthly Meeting

Hello All!

The regular monthly meeting is Tuesday February 16th. As usual it will be held at the EMO building, behind the fire hall, on Pleasant St at 7pm.

All members are encouraged to attend and visitors interested in amateur radio are also welcome!

73

Sunday, 31 January 2016

Symposium for Maritime Amateur Radio Techs

The WestCumb Amateur Radio Club will be hosting Symposium for Maritime Amateur Techs (S.M.A.R.T.) on Apr.30th, 2016 at the ED Fullerton Building in Amherst.

The day long event will have different technical classes at the top of each hour with question periods to follow. The radio room will be available with HF, VHF, Packet and other Digital modes available to test during the day.

Classes will begin at 9am and run until 5pm with a lunch hour at noon.

There will be a small fee to be determined. More details to follow.

If interested in attending or presenting a topic please contact George Dewar VY2GF via the WestCumb Amateur Radio Club Website

If anyone is interested in traveling from Yarmouth (and surrounding areas) to attend this, please me know (maybe we can arrange to travel together). My email is VE1XT [at] ve1yar [dot] com or by phone at 902-746-3366. 

73 de VE1XT

Saturday, 30 January 2016

Helping VE1ALG to celebrate his birthday at the EMO...