Field Day 2017 may be over for another year, but 2018 planning and preparation is already underway. How did we do this year? The short answer: very well indeed. We had 57 people help out at Heritage Acres, our regular ... Read more »
The big weekend is almost upon us once again! if you’re coming out to Heritage Acres please take the time to read through the following information carefully. Above all, have a great time! 73. Steve VA7KH & the WARA Field ... Read more »
In case you haven’t checked your email recently, there’s a short questionnaire that we’re asking every member to complete. It will only take a minute or two and will greatly help Field Day organizers plan for the event. Please follow ... Read more »
The folded ‘skeleton sleeve’ dipole antenna for Field Day 2017 was finished and tested today on the roof of UVic’s engineering lab. Despite all the metalwork around the antenna (see photo), relatively low height plus snagging the coax around one ... Read more »
Come hear Steve Pocock, VA7KH, present the plans for this year’s Field Day. There will be an interesting new antenna this time, a “Get On The Air” station for new hams and for the public to try, and also a different contest logging system. Steve will speaking at the WARA meeting on May 16 at 7:00 in Red Cross House on Fairfield Avenue.