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 […]
Lianne Burgess, VE7PNJ, will be assisting with the website in keeping it up to date. If you have any updates or information you’d like posted on the website you can forward them to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Long-time club member and good friend to many, Jack Wiebe VE7CF, lost his battle with cancer May 16th. Jack will be greatly missed and we send our deepest condolences to his family. 05/21/13 – (Updated) Former CKWX AM 1130 Vancouver/Rogers Communications Lower Mainland chief engineer Jack Wiebe died May 16 in Port Moody at age […]
Radio operators are needed to help out with the annual Hyack International Parade on Saturday, May 25th in New Westminster. Assignments will include such things as assembly area, judging, shuttle buses, police, with various Hyack and parade officials, P.A. announcer, dispersal etc. The parade committee also counts on us for communication at many of the […]
We are very happy to announce that our very own Lou Beaubien, VE7CGE, has been named Burnaby’s 2012 Citizen of the Year. The award will be presented to Lou on May 24th at the new Edmonds Community Centre. http://www.burnabynow.com/Burnaby+2012+Citizen+Year+Beaubien/8235982/story.html Congratulations Lou!!!
Congratulations to our raffle winner Scott Charles VE7FYC of Langley. We hope he enjoys the Kenwood TS-450S. And congratulations to all of our Door Prize winners as well. Thanks to iCom Canada, Com-West Radio Systems, Fleetwood Digital Products, RP Electronics, Rona Home & Garden store 176 (Grandview) , and Save-On-Foods at Madison Centre we gave away […]
At the beginning of this fiscal year for the club the Executive asked the Directors to write up a formal list of duties for the Equipment Manager position (the Equipment Manager is appointed by the club’s Directors). BARC Equipment Manager Duties Feb 2013 (pdf) is the list of duties that they have come up with (with a […]
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.