- SVARC Biweekly Coffee Klatch / Breakfast 8:30 AM
Saturday, December 9th, 2023.
Every even (second and fourth) Saturday each month at:
Spinners Restaurant, 118 Pitt Street Cornwall ON
- Next Meeting – The next meeting will be a hybrid Zoom / in-person session;
7:00 PM, Wednesday January 31st, 2024.
Location: St. John Ambulance, 100 Second St. W., Cornwall, ON.
The Agenda for the January meeting will be available on the Members Only Page, and will also be emailed to the membership when it is available.
Guest speaker: To be announced.
- Current and Scheduled Repeater Outages:
Scheduled: Spring 2024: VA3SDG VHF 145.570 and UHF 444.450 repeaters. Replacement of South Diamond X-200 antenna.
- Fox (Hidden Transmitter) Hunt – To be announced.
See: Coming Events page for more information.
- Presentation to SVARC 2023 06 28
New Bands, New Callsign Proposal, CARAB Meeting
Dave Goodwin VE3KG – RAC Regulatory Affairs Officer
- REPEATER STATUS:
For information on “local” repeaters, click here.
The Seaway Valley Amateur Radio Club operates a number of repeaters in Cornwall and area. VE3SVC is a VHF repeater operating on 147.180 + and a CTCSS tone of 110.9 Hz. Also on VHF is VA3SDG repeater on 145.570 – and a CTCSS tone of 110.9 Hz. Both repeaters are Yaesu Fusion digital C4FM and Analog FM. On UHF, VE3PGC is an analog FM repeater with wider area coverage and Allstar Net and EchoLink connectivity, is located near Bonville. It operates at 443.650 + and a CTCSS tone of 110.9 Hz. For other repeaters, nine in all, including APRS, DMR and 220 MHz., see the Repeater Page.
SVARC no longer operates any repeaters in the D-Star digital mode.
VA3SDG-C and VA3SDG-B no longer exist!
D-Star on VHF (VA3SDG-C) was discontinued in March 2021 and replaced with a Yaesu DR-2X System Fusion C4FM repeater on 145.570 (-) 110.9 Hz.
D-Star on UHF (VA3SDG-B) was discontinued in November 2022 and replaced with a Motorola GR-1225 Analog FM repeater on 444.450(+) 110.9 Hz.
The Club has regular meetings on the last Wednesday of each month except July, August and December.
Meetings are held at the St. John Ambulance facility at 100 Second St. W in Cornwall, Ont.
Meetings start at 7:00pm, but most come at 6:30 for some socializing before the meeting.