The 350 Group
This is a site where we post pictures of Ham-Fest events, Field Day Events that we have attended on our journeys.
If you would like to join our group and share your interest in Ham Radio, it's free to join and you can post pics of your station or any other Ham Radio related pictures or information on this site.
Interested in Amateur Radio in Northern Ontario, we offer Ham Radio coarse in the Kapuskasing and surrounding areas via the internet. Contact Rick Chabot (VA3AGX) at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll do our best to help you or send you info to get you started.
Want to become a licensed Amateur Radio operator in the Toronto area, Join YRARC ( just click on banner) below and you will find all the info on how to become a Amateur Radio Operator or info to further yourself with code and advance. All info can be found on YRARC Club web site.
You can usually find us on 145.350 repeater. some of the guys have been monitoring 146.610 or 146.985.
YRARC also controls the 147.225 VE3-YRC and other repeaters including a D-Star repeater now up and running.
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THE KAPUSKASING VE3YYU REPEATER IS BACK ON THE AIR
The Kapuskasing NORTHERN AMATEUR RADIO CLUB (VA3KRF) is currently using VE3YYU 442.000.00 DUP+ Repeater untill we get our 2 meter Repeater up and running thanks to Mark Brown VE3MBI.
At the end of February, Hopefully the China Desease lock down should be lifted and we will be ready to continue our Ham Radio exams.
Northern Amateur Radio Club is registered with The Government Of Canada with a Accredited examinier.
To earn your certificate with Basic Qualification, you'll need to pass a written exam. This is a 70% pass-grade, 100-question multiple-choice test, covering such topics as radio operating practices, basic electrical theory, and the Radiocommunication regulations that apply to amateur radio. A mark of 80% or more gives the candidate the additional privileges of Basic Qualification with honours.
We have currently four persons booked in to write their exam. If you are interested in hobby of Amateur Radio and would like to join our group, email or call me at 705-335-0460.
TRANS CANADA POW WOW CLUB IS ON AT MIDNIGHT SUNDAY TO THURSDAY ON 3.750
You can also find us on HF at night on the following Nets:
- 3730 Group.Every night except Tuesdays at 7:30pm on 3.730.0Mhz 80 Meters
-Ontars. 3.755Mhz every day from 7am to 6pm, probably Canada's biggest net @ http://www.ontars.com/
-The Trans Provincial Net 8 to 1700 Hours EST. 7.100 MHz LSB Monday To Friday.
-The sand box net on 3.733Mhz at 6:30 daily http://www.sandboxnet.ca/
-Pow wow net on 3.750Mhz at midnight from Sept to April https://va3ts.ca/pow_wow_club.php
-1721 Group on 1.871Mhz on 160 meters, friendliest net in the USA @ https://www.facebook.com/pages/1721-Group/152361884780255
-Other nets you maybe interested in at :
VA3SDF Jan 11th 2019.
INFO, HAMFEST, ONTARS MARKET PLACE, NET CONTROLLERS AND SCHEDULE.
Barry (VE3ISX) and THE 350 GROUP assist each other in supplying pics and info on what's going on in the Ham community. you will find this site very helpful for information. They also have an excellent Ham Market Place where you can purchase or sell your radio or electronic equipment.
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Ken VE3HLS visits kapuskasing
Ken came by to say hello and have a coffee with us on his visit to Northern Ont.
Ken enjoys Satellite Communications
Ken has a write up in July 2019 issue of RAC.
Northern Amateur Radio Club
Now offering Ham Radio Course on the net compliments of The Georgian Bay Amateur Radio Club.
learn your course outline for the Basic qualification.
If you live in the Kapuskasing area, we have a few Hams that would help you get started in Amateur Radio Communications.
Contact Rick Chabot (VA3AGX)
Northern Amateur Radio Club
Located in Kapuskasing Ont.
If you are interested in the Amateur Radio Hobby, please contact us and together we can get you started.
Thanks to the help from many local Hams that make this possible.
This is a new club formed Dec 5th 2015.
More info to be posted as members meet and give there input to the club.
Contact Rick Chabot (VA3AGX) email@example.com
PIC OF THE MONTH
VA3AGX mobile, 2020
"ON THE AIR"
I HAVE BEEN ADVISED THAT WE WILL HAVE A D-STAR REPEATER UP AND RUNNING.
LOCATION IS WOODBRIDGE ONT
FREQUENCY IS 442.2125
VA3TAL - 147.470
LOCATION (WOODBRIDGE ONT)
VA3TAL REPEATER NOW HAS PL TONE OF 77
I'm working on it "hi hi"
VA3SDF MADE CONTACT WITH ME LAST NIGHT
need speacial tubes, call and reserve now !
NEED TUBES FOR ANY OF YOUR HOBBIES, CONTACT: MARIO FOR ALL YOUR NEEDS
VA3AGX PARKED AT THE SUPERDARN ANTENNA SETUP IN KAPUSKASING ONT
PEEL ARC INC, "BRAMPTON-CALEDON-ARES"
This group is to help facilitate communications between the Peel Amateur Radio Club's ARES members.
LIGHTNING STORMS CAN DAMAGE YOUR STATION
DON'T LET THIS HAPPEN TO YOU
LIGHTNING SURGE SUPPRESSORS CAN BE PURCHASED FROM RADIOWORLD AND MAPLE LEAF COMMUNICATIONS
TO ALL WHO USE THE 145.350 REPEATER, YOU BY NOW HAVE PROBABLY NOTICE THE COVERAGE IT ONCE HAD IS GONE.
DUE TO REPAIRS AND RESTRUCTURE ON THE TOWER WHERE 145.350 ANTENNA IS LOCATED HAS BEEN COMPLETELY STRIPED DOWN. WE NEW THIS WAS GOING TO HAPPEN BUT NOT THIS FAST. THE REPEATER HAS BEEN RELOCATED AT A NEW LOCATION TEMPORARY UNTIL A NEW LOCATION CAN BE FOUND, OR UNTIL THE TOWER HAS BEEN REDONE AND TAKING NEW APPLICATIONS TO HAVE THE 145.350 ANTENNA REINSTALLED.
PLEASE BE PATIENT AND WORK WITH WHAT WE HAVE TO WORK WITH UNTIL THIS SITUATION WILL BE RECTIFIED.
IF YOU KNOW OF ANOTHER REPEATER THAT HAS GOOD COVERAGE THAT WE CAN KEEP IN TOUCH ON, PLEASE EMAIL IT TO firstname.lastname@example.org OR CONTACT VA3AGX OR VA3SDF AND WE CAN SPREAD THE WORD AROUND.
THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING.
If you have any questions or pics you would like to add to the web site, please do, or email info to Rick for assistance.
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RAC BULLETIN 2012-057E DISTRACTED DRIVING BULLETIN
A short video of the 350 Group taking down tower #4 at VE3NLH location on August 18th 2012
K3LR METHOD OF INSTALLING A PL259 COAX CONNECTOR
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