2018 Burnaby Amateur Radio Club Annual Swap Meet March 4 2018

2018 Burnaby Amateur Radio Club Annual Swap Meet

Sunday March 04 2018

Queensborough Community Centre, 920 Ewan Avenue, New Westminster, BC

Snack shop: Coffee, hot dogs, do-nuts.

Free Parking, Limited handicapped Parking. Arrive early.

Door Prize: ICOM 2m handheld FM transceiver.

Raffle Prize: ICOM 65W 2m FM mobile transceiver.

Cost:  $6.00 at the door per person. Children under 12 years: free

Doors Open:

Dealers:   8:30 am
Sellers:   9:00am
Buyers:  10:00am to 1:00pm

Tables are priced at $25.00 each. This includes one seller. If you are sharing a table, add $6.00 per additional person.  We require the names and call signs of all vendors for our records. All table Rentals must be prepaid .

Please contact Lou Beaubien VE7CGE to order tables, loucge@telus.net

 

VA7TIL Found a Satellite..UPDATED FEB 18 2017….

Scott Tilley has been invited to speak at the Society of Amateur Radio Astronomers 2018 meetings being held in California.  The meetings will occur in early June 2018. To learn more go to

http://www.radio-astronomy.org/node/288

 

A satellite thought lost in space has been found by Scott Tilley. To learn more about this astronomer/radio operator go to

http://www.arrl.org/news/canadian-radio-amateur-finds-resurrected-nasa-satellite

Do you Know What a Numbers Station Is.. ? UPDATED FEB 17 2018….

New reports indicate a numbers station operating out of North Korea. Initially detected in late January it continues its broadcasts into February

The article noted below will explain what a numbers station is all about. Who knows you may run across one as you move around the bands.

http://www.radioworld.com/news-and-business/0002/do-shortwave-numbers-stations-really-instruct-spies/341024