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(03) March 2015

PRINCE EDWARD RADIO CLUB

VA3PEC

c/o C.A. Law RR#2 96 Goodman Crescent, Milford ON K0K 2P0

BAYBRIDGE NET, 7:30 pm TUESDAY VE3TJU 146.730

WEBSITE: http://www.peradioclub.ca/


A reminder that the Annual General Meeting will take place on April 9th @ 7:30pm at the Wellington Library. The monthly club meeting will take place immediately after the annual general meeting.


President: Art, VE3SQG, art.sinclair@sympatico.ca

Vice-President: Joe, VA3JLF joe@laferla.ca

Treasurer: Al, VE3LAW, ve3fz@rac.ca

Secretary: Matthew, VE3OCC, matthew@mdwight.com


Minutes of the Meeting of the Prince Edward Radio Club March 12th 2015


ATTENDANCE:

Al Law VE3FZ, Art Sinclair VE3SQG, Dave Ackerman VE3UGT, Doug Monk VE3ZDG, Matthew Dwight VE3OCC, Peter Hodgson VE3UR, Tim Pekkonen VE3UO


CALL TO ORDER:

The meeting was called to order by President Art VE3SQG at 7:37pm

OPERATING ACTIVITIES:

Peter VE3UR made 44 contact mostly on 10 meters during the ARRL International DX phone contest. Peter noted that during this contest one should use “ON” instead “ONE” as the section identifier. Peter made a contact with South Africa but was unable to make a contact with an Australian station that he could hear.

Al VE3FZ also made 40 contacts during a 1 to 2 hours period.

Doug snowed skied to the 99.3FM radio station transmitter hut about 1-1/4km up an unplowed farm lane to check on the status of the transmitter. He said he was starting to hurt about half way there.

MINUTES:

It was moved by Doug VE3ZDG and seconded by Dave VE3UGT that the minutes of the February 12th meeting be accepted. CARRIED

NEW BUSINESS:

Al VE3FZ indicated that a cheque for $100 was sent to the library as a donation for the use of the library meeting room.

April 9th has been set the as Prince Edward Radio Club annual general meeting. The only one item on the agenda is to vote on the review engagement.

The Ontario QSO party will be held on the weekend of April 18th. For more information see http://www.va3cco.com/oqp/

Al FE3FZ showed a video of the WRTC 2014 “World Radio Team Championship that occured in New England. This is a link to the video: https://vimeo.com/119947598.

ARES:

No ARES information

CLOSING:

- The President closed meeting at 8:40pm.

NEXT Meeting Date:

- The next meeting will be Thursday April 9th at the Wellington Library following the Annual General meeting which will start at 7:30pm.




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Matthew Dwight,
Sep 21, 2015, 10:18 AM
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