The ‘225 net’ meets each Thursday night @ 7pm on a frequency of 144.225 MHz using USB. Host/Net Control is Merlin, VE7OR, operating from Chinatown in Vancouver. I typically sign in, getting 5×7 signal reports from Merlin, from my place ... Read more »
Brian Summers VE7JKZ will talk about vacuum tube high power HF Linear Amplifiers at WARA’s members meeting on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Brian is a home-brew guru and you should find his presentation very ... Read more »
Three American physicists have won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics for their contribution to detecting gravitational waves. What are gravitational waves and how can they be detected? To explain this, here is a short presentation that I made for the ... Read more »
Yesterday I helped the Arrowsmith radio club install a new digi-peater antenna at their VE7KU repeater on Mt. Arrowsmith-ish. Drove logging roads to 1,200 metres, and then a 1/2-hour alpine hike to the tower. It was great fun 🙂 Antenna not yet installed in picture.
Dave Randall VA7DWZ
Editor’s note: Dave is an enthusiastic graduate of this year’s Ham Class
Don’t have a home HF Station? There are other possibilities. Find out at our September 19 meeting when Mike Cavallin VA7XMC and Eric Manning VA7DZ present How to Use a Superstation from the Comfort of Your Own Home 7:00 pm ... Read more »