DMR Repeater and System USER Dashboard (NEW January 2018) As of January, 2018, WARA is operating a UHF DMR repeater VE7VIC on 443.950 +5MHz. You will need a DMR Radio to take advantage of this repeater. Every DMR Radio needs ... Read more »
UPDATE: The VE7VIC-10 node is functioning again as of Saturday Nov. 19, 2017. The VE7VIC-10 Winlink node was offline pending PC repair/replacement. Cause of issue was failed power supply in the PC. You can check the status of this node and ... Read more »
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 »
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