Welcome to the Website of the Peel Amateur Radio Club!


Note that our monthly general meetings (first Tuesday of each month) will start at 8:00pm rather than 7:30pm until further notice.


Monthly General Meeting, Tuesday, December 3, 2019 *

In place of our general meeting, will will be having our annual Christmas Soiree:Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 6:30 PM
Mandarin Restaurant
165 Fletchers Creek Blvd, Brampton, ON L6X 0Y7
(Corner of Bovaird Drive West and Fletchers Creek Blvd)

If you are attending you must RSVP HERE by End of Day, Thursday November 29, 2019.


The PARC Homebrew Group is pleased to announce that our guest presenter for the November meeting will be Ashhar Farhan, VU2ESE. Ashar co-founded HF Signals, home of the famous Bitx series of transceivers. Their latest product, of which will be part of the presentation, is the Antuino.

Ashar has presented at FDIM the last couple of years and his presentations are most interesting and very informative. You don’t want to miss this one.

 Ashar will be talking to us about his homebrew experiences and the Antuino. The presentation will be via video conferencing.

For further information on HF Signals, the link is provided here:


Wednesday, November 20, at Berlet Electronics, 1715 Meyerside Dr. Unit 6, 19:30, with a pre-meeting at Kelsey’s Restaurant, Dixie & 401, 17:00ish.


I have just received my December QST and checked the field day report, in the 4 A category we are the 1st Canadian station with 5,236 points closely followed by Peterborough ARC with 5,176 points. The highest Canadian score was obtained by the York Region ARC running in the 5A category with 6,344 points.

73 de Pierre

IMPORTANT!!! A 103.5 Hz Tone is REQUIRED to access the club’s 2 m repeater! Don’t forget to save the change in memory on your transceivers (some rigs will forget the change on power down if you don’t save).

If you live in the Brampton/Caledon neighborhood and have an interest in Amateur Radio, you’ve come to the right place. You’re sure to find activities of interest to you, and a great bunch of fellow radio enthusiasts.

Joining PARC is Easy

Download our membership form which is in PDF format. After you have printed it out and filled it in, either mail it or, better yet bring it in person to the next meeting!  Membership types and fees can be found on the form.

If you want to get your license, we can help! Why not come on out to one of our meetings and meet the gang? You will be most welcome.

The club meets on the first Tuesday of every month, except for July and August.

Keep in touch here on the website and on the club repeaters.

Join PARC Special Interest Groups on Yahoo Groups

(These links take you to Club-sponsored Yahoo Groups. To have full access you will have to register with Yahoo Groups. All these links open a new Tab)
  • PARC eGroup – This is a Yahoo eGroup for PARC members & friends.
  • Brampton-Caledon ARES – facilitates communications between the Club’s ARES members.
  • PARC Homebrew – a forum to discuss project ideas, homebrew techniques, etc.
  • Pi Guys – a group for folks interested in using the Raspberry pi mini computer.

Feel free to explore this site to discover more about the history of the club, activities, interest groups, and current news.  If you would like to learn more about the club or about amateur radio, please contact us. We would like to hear from you!

RAC 375wh The Peel Amateur Radio Club is affiliated with the Radio Amateurs of Canada and encourages all members to become members of RAC.

bramptoncity_lowres The Peel Amateur Radio Club is a proud supporter of the City of Brampton.

Screen Shot 2015-09-10 at 11.04.48 AM We are also pleased to offer support to the Town of Caledon.

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