Next Club Meeting :TBD
Usually at the Almonte Legion. “Wings” at 6.00pm, meeting at 7.00pm.
Will be held at Almonte Legion on January 18th 2020. Finger foods at 6pm Dinner at 7pm. Tickets $25 from Terry VE3TLC.
Basic Training Course
The basic training course due to start in early September 2019 has been temporarily cancelled.
VA3AAR Repeater (Union Hall)
Module C (VHF) has been converted to an all mode configuration. Jeff VE3EFF recently successfully did this for VE3ODG . No change to the D-STAR operation. Information to operate on other modes will be provided soon.
Almonte and area 2M FM coverage is provided by repeater VA3ARE on 147.270+ MHz, 100Hz tone, serving Almonte and Carleton Place Regions. VA3ARE also supports IRLP Node 2280. The Wednesday Night club net runs on this repeater 21:00 Hrs local tine. Note that VA3ARE is also a Yaesu System Fusion C4FM Compatible Repeater. The club has purchased a “Wires” box that will be hosted by Phil VE3HOA. This is now operating. If you have a Fusion radio “go for it”.
VA3AAR-U (FM UHF) 444.3 (100HZ)
This repeater, located at the Almonte Fire Hall, is linked to Lavant VE3KJG.
Rideau Lake D-STAR Repeaters (2M and 70cm).
The D-STAR repeaters located near Rideau Ferry are fully operational and capable of reflector linking. (Usually linked to REF018B). Frequencies are listed in the D-STAR details page.