The meeting this week is on Emergency Radio Communications. Don VA7IQ will present on Incident Command System which is how things are organized overall for emergency management Federally through locally.
Chris VE7XH will bring the CoPS engraving tool. You are invited to bring any valuables equipment which needs engraving with identifying marks (call sign and/or BCDL).
The meeting will be held at the North Delta Public Safety Building starting promptly at 7:00 pm. Be early to gain building access.
Delta Amateur Radio Society will honour Vicki Huntington, VA7VJH, former Independent MLA for Delta South and former Councillor in the Corporation of Delta. Vicki was elected as an Honorary Member of Delta ARS for her ongoing support of amateur radio through participation in the annual Field Day over many years and facilitating the update the RoadSafeBC guide on the “Use of Electronic Devices While Driving” which now includes a new section on two-way radios.
The presentation will be made on Thursday, November 2nd at 7:00 p.m. in the Arctic Meeting Room of the South Delta Recreation Centre, 1720 56 St, Delta.
Our next meeting is at South Delta Recreation Centre starting at 1900 on Thursday.
This will be a presentation to celebrate the start of the antenna installation season. Dave VE7HR will tell you all about the design, fabrication and installation of his tilt-over mast. Come out and see never seen before in public video footage. Bring your hip waders and dinghies to fully enjoy the event.
Hope to see everyone out this week.
Meeting starts at 19:00 but be there by 18:45 as the North Delta Public Safety Building locks down at 19:00.
Topics for this week are final preparations for Comfest this Sunday and a presentation by Don VE7DS on his Vimy special events station. This is a second presentation for people that missed it south earlier in the year. Each presentation Don does is unique so even if you saw the first one there will be something different. As we have so many new members it’s also an opportunity for them to enjoy.
Don’t forget tell all your buddies about Comfest this Sunday.
Registrations for our Basic Amateur Radio Course are open. Classes are Wednesdays and Saturdays starting November 15th ending with exam on December 9th. Course will be held at both Harris Barn in Ladner and NDPSB. Tell all your friends and spouses as course is always popular.
Look forward to seeing everyone this week.
This week Os VE7OK will be providing a presentation on amateur radio communication via the International Space Station. This should be interesting. Hope so see you all on Thursday at 7:00 pm at the South Delta Recreation Centre.
Our next meeting on Thursday is scheduled to be an Emergency Preparation discussion, but be prepared for changes to that. The fallback is, of course, is an enlarged social session.
We will also have more planning and discussion about the upcoming Comfest.
Date: Thursday September 14
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: North Delta Public Safety Building
See you all there.
Every once in a while there are five Thursdays in the month and this week is one of those. This is a general social night with no specific agenda. Come out for a good chin wag.
Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room at the North Delta Public Safety Building. Be there early or you won’t get in!
Rick VA7RX and Pedro VA7XP will be doing their final presentation on VHF digital voice modes. It will be a comparison between Yaesu C4FM, Icom DSTAR and Motorola DMR. It should be interesting.
The meeting this week on Thursday 1900 is in the Arctic Room of the South Delta Recreation Centre.
Hope to see everyone there.
This week Pedro VA7XP will be doing a presentation on C4FM. This is the second in a series on amateur digital voice modes. The club’s VE7SUN repeater supports C4FM. It should be an interesting topic so hope to see everyone out.
This meeting is at North Delta Public Safety Building. Please ensure you are there before 19:00 as the door may be locked.
This week meeting is in North Delta at the NDPSB.
Please note access closes at 19:00 so be there at 18:45
It’s a business meeting this week.
Other topics will be a FD debrief and a lessons learned session and a briefing on the Tour de Delta.
Look forward to seeing everyone.
Note meeting is in the small conference room.
Dave Miller VE7HR/VE7PKE
President Delta ARS