Monthly Archives: February 2017

Silent Key – Terry Goodwin VE7TAG

It is with a sad heart that the Maple Ridge Amateur Radio Club members announce the passing of a long time member Terry Goodwin VE7TAG.  A memorial service for Terry will be on the 25th of March at St. John the … Continue reading

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RAC Night – Hosted by North Shore Amateur Radio Club

Please circulate this invitation to the executive and members of your amateur radio club. RSVP requested. To: Amateur Radio Clubs in Lower Mainland Bernie Leaker VE7BR, President of theNorth Shore Amateur Radio Club, cordially invites you to attend “RAC NIGHT”, on Thursday March … Continue reading

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New – Classified Section

Please have a look at the new classified section under Club Community on the main menu.  Club members who have a log on can advertise their amateur radio related equipment, testing equipment, tools and learning material.  If you offer a … Continue reading

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RAC Atlantic Deputy Director Announced

Radio Amateurs of Canada would like to welcome Frank Davis, VO1HP, as the Deputy Director for the Atlantic Region. RAC Atlantic Director, Dave Goodwin, VE9CB, appointed Frank as Deputy Director on February 8, 2017. Frank is a very well-known and … Continue reading

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New DSTAR radio announcement – Giga Parts

Icom Japan announced today they will be releasing a new 50W dual band mobile called the ID-4100A. A welcome replacement for the recently retired ID-880H, the new ID-4100A enjoys the new terminal and access point modes found in the latest … Continue reading

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For Sale – 3Element SteppIR

3 Element SteppIR yagi, Element housing Units (motors) recently refurbished and includes the controller, all working, with original manuals, and other useful documentation. Asking $1,000 OBO. Pick up from North Shore Amateur Radio Club. Call John, VA7JW 604-936-2367 or cell … Continue reading

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Swap Meet – MRARC

The Maple Ridge Amateur Radio Club presents the Fraser Valley’s largest HAM RADIO COMPUTER and ELECTRONICS SWAP MEET May 7, 2017 9 AM – 12 PM Location: 12460 Harris Road, Pitt Meadows, BC

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Richmond Amateur Radio Club – Swap Meet

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February meeting changed

Hello All: Due to the snow and difficulties driving, the MRARC February Business Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 7 is postponed for 1 week to Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 1930 local time. Yours truly, Paul English VA7VX (SSB) / VE7XPK … Continue reading

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Palm Springs Hamfest

Hello everyone up there in snowy Maple Ridge, and Pitt Meadows.   I trust that you are all getting by with the unusually cold and snowy season. Palms Springs has been cool up until about a week ago.  The weather … Continue reading

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