We’re having a 2m fox-hunt (ARDF) event this coming Sunday, October 20th at Central Park in Burnaby. See the event calendar entry for all the details.
Just wanted to remind everyone that we are participating in The Great BC Shakeout again, but this year we’re going to incorporate the exercise into our Monday night net on Oct. 21st at 19:00 (we’ll basically be following the regular net procedures). Everyone is invited to join us on the RBY VHF/UHF repeater.
Our 2013 Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Friday, November 1st at the Edmonds Community Center. The doors will be open at 7pm. We will call the meeting to order at 7:30pm. Just a reminder that your membership dues need to be paid in full prior to the start of the meeting (at […]
This past Friday was our very first meeting at the new Edmonds Community Center and also the grand unveiling of the new club station. It was a great turnout and it was so fabulous to see the official VE7BAR station in action. Lou and Ron gave us a tour of all the cabinet features … […]
This Friday, Sept 6th, we have our first meeting at the new Edmond’s Community Center from 7pm to 10pm. Yeah! http://www.burnaby.ca/Things-To-Do/Community-Centres/Edmonds-Community-Centre.html We are in Meeting Room 3 – Rm 212 … upstairs, not far from the elevator. There is street and underground parking available off of Humphries. Our new club station has already been moved […]
For some of our southern Alberta friends Field Day has come a little early and is not just an exercise … several ARES sites and AEMA (Alberta Emergency Management) are now active. Some areas are without communications … some land line phones are out of service and cell systems are overloaded. http://blog.rac.ca/?p=3648 Please keep them […]
There will be a Field Day planning meeting on Tuesday, June 11th @7pm at the Tommy Douglas Library. Members from the Burnaby, Coquitlam, and New Westminster clubs are invited to attend. This year we’re hoping to get a little more activity going with newbies and YLs and especially new YLs so bring your ideas and […]
There will be a practice fox hunt at Confederation Park, Burnaby, June 9, 10:00 AM. Meet at the parking lot off of Beta Avenue, North of Hastings. Equipment is available to loan. A license is not required (receive only). For more information contact Keith VE7KW, Amel VA7KBA, or email email@example.com
The obituary for Bill Slaughter, VE7WS, is online on The Province website at http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/theprovince/obituary.aspx?n=william-slaughter&pid=165043358#fbLoggedOut There is also an on-line guest book at that page for you to leave a message or memory of Bill.
We’re going to be applying for the Community Gaming Grant this year (and hopefully future years as well) and one of the things that strengthens our application is to be able to show the number of hours that each of us volunteers with the club. To help make it easier to track the hours I’ve […]
As many of you have already heard, Bill Slaughter VE7WS of Burnaby Radio passed away May 18th. We would like to send our deepest sympathies to his family. We have received the following message from Mike Wong, VE7HMW, that he has asked to be shared… _________________________ Hello fellow amateur radio operators. As you may or […]
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.