Category Archives: Digital Modes

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 <dcameron@irlp.net> Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2012 17:59:43 To: <irlp@yahoogroups.com> Subject: [irlp] … Continue reading

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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

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New ARES Standard Operating Procedure Available

Thanks to the efforts of our AEC Vic Henderson, and EC Richard Upfield, we have a new updated version of the Standard Operating procedures (SOP). This manual covers our local methodologies and procedures. The document is contained in a fairly … Continue reading

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Packeteers: VE3PRC-7 KA-Node Now Configured

Dave, VE3DKX and Bryan, VA3OG were able to get up to the site and were able to configure the VE3PRC-7 KA-Node.  So now, to reach stations that are outside of your stations reach, do the following: C VE3PRC-7 <— This … Continue reading

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Packeteers: VE3PRC PBBS is Back

The VE3PRC packet PBBS is back in action after getting the KPC-3+ programmed properly.  (Well, almost properly – we still have to activate the VE3PRC-7 KA-Node! Ooops!) The BBS is on our standard packet frequency of 145.01 (simplex). Please give … Continue reading

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Packet Revival Continues

Our good friends in the Maritime Provinces have been working at reviving the packet network  across NB, NS and PEI. Here is a copy of a message from the Maritime SM, Jim Langille, VE1JBL, to Maritime hams, outlining their progress. … Continue reading

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