User Tools

Site Tools


Sidebar

Quick Links:

SCARCS Calendar:

Today is Monday, 2019-06-24


HF Conditions:


free hit counter

home

Welcome

The Sun Coast Amateur Radio Club Society organizes activities and events to help members socialize with each other and promote their use of radio communication.

The club maintains a VHF repeater on Vancouver Island and a UHF repeater on the Sunshine Coast.

See the Nets/Contact page to find out more about our net schedule and meetings.

News Feed

To add a news item, click here and follow the prompts.

Club Media Coverage

Club Media Coverage <https://www.coastreporter.net/community/features/radio-relay-league-field-day-set-for-june-22-1.23863377> " Very nice article Robert! --- Patrick, VE7HZF 2019/06/22 08:13"…
read more...

Arthur (Jim) Wilkinson - VE7CGP

Arthur (Jim) Wilkinson - VE7CGP It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Arthur (Jim) Wilkinson of Sechelt, BC. He passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Sechelt Hospital. He is survived by his daughter Jackie (Steve) Day; granddaughter Summer (Richie) Day- Luoma; and his best friend and fi shing partner, Hugh (Sandi) Monroe.…
read more...

ARRL Field Day 2019

ARRL Field Day 2019 On Saturday June 22nd, the club will be participating in ARRL Field Day. Field Day is ham radio's open house. Every June, more than 40,000 hams throughout North America set up temporary transmitting stations in public places to demonstrate ham radio's science, skill and service to our communities and our nation. It combines public serv…
read more...

2m Band Endangered?

2m Band Endangered? <https://www.f4fxl.org/2m-amateur-radio-band-endangered/>…
read more...

2019 Puddle Jumper Classic

2019 Puddle Jumper Classic On Saturday June 8th, eight club members and three hams from the community spent the day providing communications for the 25k and 50k Puddle Jumper Classic trail runs. The club prepared extensively for the event with multiple site visits, meetings, and online information sharing.…
read more...

Open Source Electronics Lab for $30/USD

Open Source Electronics Lab for $30/USD <https://github.com/EspoTek/Labrador>…
read more...

IRLP Maintenance

IRLP Maintenance IRLP will be down for maintenance until further notice. VE7RBE…
read more...

The BC Forest Service Radiocommunication Field Handbook

The BC Forest Service Radiocommunication Field Handbook I was looking around for BC Forest Fire Frequencies and found this list on radioreference.com with no explanation of what's being used where. Then I found the BC Provincial Natural Resource Sector Radio System page, which links to the Radio Communication Field Handbook, a 56-page pdf that includes pre…
read more...

Report from the BCARCC AGM

Report from the BCARCC AGM On Sunday May 26th, the British Columbia Amateur Rado Coordination Council (BCARCC) held its annual AGM. The club sent VE7RG and VE7RBE as delegates. BCARCC was generous as they sent VE7QC to pick VE7RG and VE7RBE up at the Horseshoe bay ferry terminal.…
read more...

RemoteQTH: Open Parts for Ham Radio Stations

RemoteQTH: Open Parts for Ham Radio Stations I just discovered <https://remoteqth.com> from a link I followed about their 8-direction, 4-square, phased-vertical array. The most interesting part of their site is that all their gear is free/open source hardware: the documentation is on a wiki and the designs are posted in various CAD file formats.…
read more...

home.txt · Last modified: 2019/03/25 06:48 by ve7hzf