The Halifax Amateur Radio Club (H.A.R.C.), VE1FQ
, has a long history dating back to its inception in 1933 and is one of the oldest amateur radio clubs in Canada. For the Club History and more...
The April 2015
issue of the Reflector
is the most current issue and is now available.
HARC’s next monthly meeting will take place Wednesday, May 20th., 2015 in the Senior’s Room on the 1st floor of the St. Andrew’s Community Centre, 3380 Barnstead Lane, off of Bayers Rd. (outbound) just past Romans Ave., in Halifax.
For a map --- follow this link ->>
6:30–7:30pm Social Hour with refreshments
7:30–8:30pm Presentation: RAC - Current Successes and Plans: A Talk via Go-to- Webinar or Skype, or, maybe, in person.
Presenter: Geoff Bawden, VE4BAW (To be Confirmed)
8:30–9:30pm Regular Monthly Business Meeting
For the April meeting Agenda --- follow this link
For the February and past meeting Minutes --- follow this link
Brit Fader Memorial QSL Bureau
Brit Fader, VE1FQ, ran the VE1 and VE0 QSL bureau for over 49 years. He was Mr. QSL and Mr. Field Day for many of those years. The Brit Fader Memorial QSL Bureau, respectfully named in honour of VE1FQ, is operated by HARC.
BE ADVISED that cards on file for more than two (2 ) years will be purged. It is important that your account with the Bureau is current. Click here
for more information.
You can check your account status here (current as of 26 February 2015).
Upcoming Meeting Speakers / Events 2>
17 June Field Day Perspectives and Preparation
Presenter: Field Day Chair
15 July Summer Pizza Social Gathering
19 August Summer Pizza Social Gathering
15 September TBD: Enjoying Communication Challenges on VHF and UHF?
Presenter: To Be Confirmed
21 October TBD: a technical presentation?
Presenter: To be Confirmed
18 November A Retrospective on 2015 and HARC AGM
Presenter: HARC Executive
16 December HARC Christmas Party and Rookie of the Year Award
HARC Educational Programme 2>
HARC Educational Events Winter/Spring 2015
May 09 Learn to Solder – learn how to solder various connectors
commonly used by Ham operators. (If interested in attending, please email
firstname.lastname@example.org by May 2nd)
May 23 TBA
Everyone is welcome at all classes. Please email me if you are interested.
All classes start at 10:00 AM in the Club station.
If any member is interested in taking part in an ADVANCED RADIO COURSE, please email email@example.com to let me know. If there is enough interest, I will put an ADVANCED course on.
I AM ALSO LOOKING FOR ANY ADDITIONAL COURSE IDEAS MEMBERS MAY DESIRE.
Scott Verge, VE1SJV
Archive - Meeting Speaker Presentations 2>
These HARC presentations have been converted from PowerPoint to PDF files. When you open them you will see on the PDF Tool-Bar at the top right-hand corner, four icons; the left icon has four arrows pointing in different directions. If you hover over that icon you will see "Switch to Presentation Mode". You will how be able to advance each slide by using any of - space bar, page down button or down-arrow button.
Radio Propagation Conditions 2>
Upcoming Events 2>
NEW ........ Down East Flea Market 2015
..... for more information on this announcement --- follow this link..
To view a YEARLY CALENDAR of upcoming HARC activities --- follow this link ->>
To view the LATEST ACTIVITY on the HARC Event Photogallery --- follow this link ->>
2015 Basic Amateur Radio Course ... for more information --- follow this link ->>
2014 HARC President's Annual Report --- follow this link for the latest information -->>
Scott Verge - VE1SRV Receives HARC 2014 Rookie of the Year Award ..... for more information on this announcement --- follow this link..
HARC # 1 in Canada in the 2014 ARRL Field Day in 2A Class ..... for more information on this announcement ---
follow this link..
Media and Public Outreach Strategy This document is available for viewing and comment. To view the document, go to --- follow this link ->> Direct comments to Craig (VE1JMA) at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
HARC Repeater Use Policy
The HARC Repeater Use Policy is now being implemented. Click here for more info.
Want to learn CW? ... for more information --- follow this link..
Technical News / Educational Tutorials