We’re registered to participate in the 2014 Great BC ShakeOut exercise. This year our participation will take place at the October business meeting on Friday, Oct 17th at the Edmonds Community Centre. (more…)
This was our first year at the Edmonds City Fair (and Classic Car and Motorcycle Show). We got to set up between the City of Burnaby’s Emergency Program booth and the RCMP Emergency Command Vehicle. It was a perfect spot. We could borrow power from the generator on the Emergency Vehicle and the Grab & […]
Visit our booth at the Edmonds City Fair and Classic Car & Motorcycle Show Sunday, July 20th from 10am until 3pm. We’ll have a demonstration Grab & Go kit and plenty of activities for the kids including Morse code bracelets and DIY QSL cards. Look for us next to the RCMP Incident Command vehicle. We’d […]
Our friends out in Delta are holding an Advanced radio course starting in November and runs for 8 sessions. Visit http://deltaamateurradio.com/wp/?page_id=402 for all the details. Early bird pricing is available.
As a result of the Auditor General’s report the BC Government is seeking input from all licensed Amateur Radio operators on improving the ability of British Columbians to prepare for and respond to a catastrophic seismic event. The Burnaby club invites you to send your feedback to us and we will provide a consolidated report. […]
Field Day 2014 planning is well underway and it’s shaping up to be another great year. Once again we’re getting together with the Coquitlam and New Westminster clubs to showcase our abilities in emergency communications and make as many contacts as we can within a 24-hour period. This year we’re at the Riverview Lands. From Lougheed […]
Able Auctions is selling vintage to modern electronics at the end of March. They are also accepting quality consignment items. See the attached PDF for details. Able Auctions Radio & Electronic Equipment Auction (pdf)
On March 6th Industry Canada released the new Question Bank for Amateur Radio examinations. Details and further links can be found on our RAC Section Manager’s website. http://va7mpg.ca/?p=6411 and http://va7mpg.ca/?p=6458
Our friends in Port Alberni at the Arrowsmith Amateur Radio Club are hosting their biennial Swap Meet on May 31, 2014 in the Alberni Valley Search and Rescue Hall (4790 Tebo Ave, Port Alberni V9Y 7L9). Tables are $5.00 and general admission is $3. Seller setup is 10am – 11am and buyers get in from 11am […]
The Club repeaters are presently located atop Mt. Seymour.
The VE7RBY repeater system consists of the following:
- VHF 145.350 MHz (-600)
- VHF 224.800 MHz (-1.6)
- UHF 442.850 MHz (+5)
All repeaters require a Tone of 127.3 Hz
The Club Net is held on the VHF repeater, 145.350 MHz (-600), on Monday nights at 8pm.