2017 Summer Kick Off BBQ

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Well, despite the rain storms that preceded and continued immediately after the BBQ, it was a beautiful evening to be at the repeater site.  We had an awesome turnout with several visitors from our neighbouring clubs and others who are friends of … Continued

Repeater Site Drone Video

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On a recent excursion at our repeater site, Jiri VA3CZK took his quadcopeter to enjoy a 100 foot view of the tower and surrounding countryside. In the footage you can also see Fred VA3FVD, as well as Mike VA3MCX who … Continued

Automatic Link Establishment (ALE)

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Automatic Link Establishment (ALE) is a digital protocol that enables HF operators to contact one another by dialling a recipient similar to how other digital modes in the VHF/UHF bands do. Each amateur operator first programs their radio or connected … Continued

Power & RF Don’t Mix

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On a recent excursion into the wilds of the Durham suburbia, our own Bob VE3IRB spotted an unusual antenna arrangement. Seems someone wanted their digital TV antenna on the air in a hurry, without some ugly support tower to hold … Continued

New Lifetime Members

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After many years with the club, we are proud to present two of our members with honorary lifetime memberships: Farny VE3BHQ and Ralph VE3CRK. Farny VE3BHQ has been a ham since the 1940s. He was one of North Shore’s founding … Continued

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