Welcome to the Website of the Peel Amateur Radio Club!

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A reminder of our next HB meeting this Wednesday, August 15.

The meeting will be held at Berlet Electronics Limited, 1715 Meyerside Dr. Unit #6 at 7:30. Pre-meeting at Kelsey’s Restaurant Dixie & 401 at around 5ish.

There will be a discussion on the next buildathon and anything you would like to discuss.


ares_caPlease mark the following dates on your Calendar and plan to join us for one or all the activities:

Sept. 16th 1300 to 1800 Hrs – NVIS exercise; we will be working out of the Trailer and planning a Barbeque

Oct. 27th 0800 to 1300 Hrs – RAC Simulated Emergency Test (full details to follow)

Oct. 20th 0800 to 1600 Hrs – JOTA; help us introduce Ham Radio to the Scouts

At our next ARES Meeting on Aug.20th  we will be covering the Basics of Digital communications (FM & HF)

73,
Richard


2018_Warriors_Day_Parade_Poster_400wThe Warrior’s Day Parade will be on Sat. Aug 18, 2018 (Eastern Time) at the Canadian National Exhibition, 210 Princes’ Blvd., Toronto, ON M6k 3C3

If you can assist in this event by providing radio communications to Parade Organizers please contact  hal.buller@gmail.com

73,
Richard  VA3RMU

 

 

 

 

 

 


Third Annual NVIS Ontario Event

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Sponsors: Peel and Kingston Amateur Radio Clubs

Date: Sunday, September 16, 2018

Time: 13:00 – 18:00 Eastern Daylight Time

Frequencies: SSB  3.700-750, 5.3305, 5.3465, 5.3570, 5.3715, 5.4035, and 7.040-070.

   CW, 3.550, 5.3305, 5.3465, 5.3570, 5.3715, 5.4035, and 7.030.

Description: The goal of the event is to make contacts and talk to other operators using NVIS techniques. No restrictions on operation; just get on the air and operate with your best NVIS antenna.
Bands of interest are 40, 60, and 80, depending on conditions. We suggest this identifier when calling to make it easier to identify the participants: CQ NVIS Ontario “call sign”.


IMPORTANT!!! A 103.5 Hz Tone in now 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).

Join our new HSMM group (click HERE) as Peel ARC ventures into the exciting new world of Broadband Hamnet.


If you live in the Brampton/Caledon neighbourhood 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 web-site 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 375whThe Peel Amateur Radio Club is affiliated with the Radio Amateurs of Canada, and encourages all members to become members of RAC.


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


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


LogoRegionOfPeelWe are also a proud supporter of the Region of Peel.


The Peel Amateur Radio Club honours the CIBC for its support of our Emergency Programs.

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