Monthly Archives: November 2014

Correction

Opening my email this morning I got this note from Ian Snow VE3QT: “All good stuff but I had no part in developing the ARES Operations Training Manual as a whole. That was done by the training manual sub-group of … Continue reading

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Oakville ARES and MESH

I’ve posted some comments about the Oakville ARES group on my person blog at VE3HG but I thought I’d expand on where we are when it comes to our MESH installation here. Back some months ago I heard from Ian … Continue reading

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Field Day 2015

It’s not to early to start thinking about Field Day 2015! At the weekly 6:30 am Saturday breakfast meeting at Cora’s on Dorval Drive in Oakville (guests always welcome) the consensus seem to be that the guys were willing to … Continue reading

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Field Day 2014 Results

We came in fourth or maybe third in all Canada in our category of 2A out of 393 entries. So why fourth or maybe third? In the QST listings VE7SAR and VA7SAR were two above above us with both having … Continue reading

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HSMM MESH Link Established

At last night’s excellent meeting of the Oakville Amateur Radio Club, Brian, VA3BCO gave a very-well received presentation on HSMM MESH Networking. Here’s a link to his slides. And we’re not talking theory here. Thanks to John, VA3BL our technical … Continue reading

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Pan Am Games Opportunity

As you may know, our Volunteer Application process for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am and Parapan Am Games is in full swing. If you or members in your immediate community (tenants, club members, staff, current volunteers, etc.) are interested in … Continue reading

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Former Oakville Ham Front Page News In Bermuda

Former Oakville amateur John Stevens has been featured in a top-notch article on Amateur Radio use during Hurricane Gonzalo in Burmuda’s The Royal Gazette. John, who drops by the regular Saturday morning club breakfast at Cora’s once or twice a … Continue reading

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