Author Archives: va3og

2012-2013 Executive Election Results

After a successful Annual General Meeting, the Peel Amateur Radio Club, Inc. is pleased to announce the Officers, Directors and Executive members for the 2012-2013 season.  Click here to go to the Directors page. The Club is looking forward to … Continue reading

Posted in Club Administration, Club News

Hey, did you know… ?

Check this out. Very interesting – especially to Hams!  

Posted in Club News, Education, Interest Groups

Peel ARC Hats Available

You have probably seen some of your friends wearing their VE3PRC PARC ball cap!  Well, if you don’t yet have one, here is your chance. The hats are well made with an adjustable strap, so one size really does fit … Continue reading

Posted in ARES, Club News

Hey! New IRLP Activities!

Dave Cameron, the driving force behind IRLP has announced some new Activity Channels. You might find something that really grabs your interest. Check it out. —–Original Message—– From: ve7ltd <> Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2012 17:59:43 To: <> Subject: [irlp] … Continue reading

Posted in Club News, Digital Modes

Hey – Want to see the W1AW station?

The ARRL is organising a virtual tour of W1AW on Sunday, Feb 12. Click here to read more about it. Sounds like fun!

Posted in Club News, Important Dates


Here’s an interesting article passed along by Gerry, VE3DOR … Radios are so much a part of the driving experience, it seems like cars have always had them. But they didn’t. Here’s the story.  SUNDOWN One evening in 1929 two … Continue reading

Posted in Club News

IRLP Instructions – Update

Here is a brief reminder on the proper way to use our IRLP node. To call a distant IRLP node, first check on the Internet for the node number, if you don’t already know it. This page shows Canadian nodes … Continue reading

Posted in Club News, Education, Repeater status

Check out our new “Wiki”

Thanks for Joe, VA3POR, we have a new Wiki.  You access it by clicking on the heading at the top of our pages. It will open in a new page or tab in your browser. (You can click here, too.) … Continue reading

Posted in ARES, Club News, Nets

Hey! Remember Packet? It’s Back! * Updated*

Our Packet system is back on the air after a little a little hiatus.  Turn your TNC or Soundcard TNC and radio on to 145.010 simplex at 1200 baud and get started. Here’s the current setup: Our Node – connect … Continue reading

Posted in ARES, Club News, Digital Modes, Repeater status

PARC Linux Net takes to the Air

Our Linux Activity group leader, Joe Almeida, VA3POR, has started a new Linux Discussion net. It is being held on our VHF repeater every Thursday night. Tune in to VE3PRC (146.880) at 8:00 PM to join the discussion. Joe will … Continue reading

Posted in Club News, Interest Groups, Nets