Category Archives: Events

2018 Field Day Results

Despite some adverse conditions on Field Day, we still managed to put in another good showing. Our score of 6348 points earned us the top Canadian position in the 4A category once again. Overall, irrespective of the category, we placed … Continue reading

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2018 Field Day Claimed Score

It turned out to be another very wet FD weekend but that didn’t seem to deter the participants from another successful effort. Including all the contacts and bonus points, we managed to come up with 6348 points, just slightly above … Continue reading

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Ham-Ex 2018

Here are a few pictures from Ham-Ex 2018   Check in at the front door The new PARC/ARES display table Big crowds in the vendor building Vendors were kept busy Johnson and Collins rigs Frank VE3FAO at the homebrew display … Continue reading

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Field Day 2017 Results

For the seventh year in a row PARC has managed to achieve the top Canadian ranking in the 4A category. Our score on 6336 (contacts plus bonus points) was slightly ahead of last year’s total. We also placed second overall … Continue reading

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Ham-Ex 2017 Photos

Hosted by the Peel and Mississauga Amateur Radio Clubs, Saturday March 18th was the site of yet another very successful Ham-Ex. Crowds were huge and there seemed to be something for everyone, judging by the many smiling faces seen carting … Continue reading

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Field Day Results – 2016

At long last the Field Day results for 2016 have been released by ARRL and PARC has put in a very credible showing. Out of 132 entries in the 4A category, PARC has placed tops in Canada (again) with 6148 … Continue reading

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2016 Field Day Claimed Score

Thanks to some superb weather (as opposed to last year’s monsoon) Field Day again proved to be an  enjoyable affair, eagerly looked forward to by all club members. With all trailers, antennas and radio gear set up, it was off to … Continue reading

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Barbeque April 29th Cancelled

Update: Due to insufficient response for this event we are cancelling Friday April 29th and will re-schedule the event for a later date.   Please note that the Barbecue scheduled for April 30th is now being held on April 29th starting at … Continue reading

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Hamex 2016 Pictures

Here are a few pictures from another successful Hamex A big crowd this year   Some old rigs   And some new   Lots of commercial vendors     Ernie and Gerry selling draw tickets Plenty of non-Amateur items   Recruiting … Continue reading

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Annual Emergency Test

Each year the ARES section of the club holds at least one Simulated Emergency Test (SET) to examine their emergency preparedness. The latest was held Saturday November 7th and was run in conjunction with many other ARES groups throughout the … Continue reading

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