The Annual General Meeting
Champlain Regional Repeater Association
was held this year on 27 May 2017 at the
Rocky Mountain House restaurant
corner Stewart & Bruce, Renfrew
following lunch @ noon.
This is an election year. The positions of secretary and net manager were open. Following the meeting a new net manager was sworn in - Tim VA3PYC will be managing the mininet process. The position of secretary was not filled. Wayne VE3JSQ will stay on.A comprehensive description of technical activities and upgrades was presented by Graham, our technical director. His report is written up in .pdf format and may be viewed by clicking this link.
Join our Mini Net every evening at 6:45 PM local time! Listen to an old net!
Visitors are always welcome to check in and enjoy traditional Ottawa Valley hospitality.
The repeater is up You need a 114.8 Hz tone for private line squelch. The repeater has been moved to the new site still on Kennelly's Mtn. and is performing very well,
Motorola XPR8300 MOTOTRBO tranceiver, with an outboard matching 100 Watt RF amplifier.
2 Tx resonators
Shared Tx Rx 8 dipole co-linear vertical array on a 68 ft (20m) tower
-Annual General Meeting
Late May or early June.
-Breakfast every Wednesday at the
Rocky Mountain House Restaurant corner
Stewart & Bruce
(Across Bruce from the Wendys Tim Hortons)
A Corn Roast @ Dave's (VE3ZBZ)
The threat of rain was dealt with by preparing in the car port, but nature smiled with kindness upon us. Leftover unboiled corn was sold for further enjoyment. See you all next year when the tradition continues.