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Toronto Amateur Radio Club

Our next club meeting is Thursday March 21st @ 7:30PM at the Edithvale Community Centre – 131 Finch Ave. W. in the Banquet Room on the Ground Floor.

Club Meeting Agenda

  • Opening Remarks & Admin Update

  • Antenna design and project build presentations – Tim VA3TMA

Tim will be presenting two antenna build designs:  A 220MHz J-Pole and a 440MHz Yagi, he will also be displaying plans for an Anderson Powerpole Power bus.

  • Yaesu Wires-X  – Julio VA3JCL

Julio will be talking about Yaesu Wires-X digital communication, he is also planning to have a live setup connected to rooms around the globe, this should be fun!!

What is WIRES X?

WIRES X (Wide-coverage Internet Repeater Enhancement System) is digital communication developed by Yaesu to further the interest of the Amateur Radio Communication. It uses a form of VOIP (Voice over IP) to connect Amateur Radio Station utilizing the Internet. It supports the new C4FM Digital Communication mode. C4FM digital signals are repeated without deterioration of audio and data communications and sent over the Internet to Amateur Radio Stations.

Please visit our new Facebook and Youtube pages:

TARC Facebook Group
TARC YouTube Channel

To contact the Toronto Amateur Radio Club please send us an email at ve3tnc@gmail.com

The club net is Wednesdays at 7:30PM on the VE3TNC repeater 147.270 – tone 103.5. Net controllers: Tim VE3TMA  Robert VE3ZQI Henry VE3HJL