Next Meeting

Next Meeting 7:30 pm, Wednesday, March 8th in the Colonel By Room at Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West.

An overview of the many uses of APRS (Automatic Packet Reporting System) along with it's origin and history, followed by a live demo and show-and-tell of some of the common hardware used in APRS activity by Stephen Smith WA8LMF.

Members are reminded that executive meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month, and are open to members. Contact the executive for details.

Regular Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month, at 19:30L (except July and August).

We meet at Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue, on the second floor. It is easiest to come in from the Lisgar street entrance.

Or catch us on Mondays at 20:00L on the Capital City FM Net using the club repeater VE2CRA
(146.940- 100Hz CTCSS).

Project Info page


2015 Club photos


TCA article (reprinted with permission
The 2011 club project


Photos of February 6, 2010 club project build session at Algonquin college.

Club project build session held January 31, 2010 at Algonquin college.

Club project build session January 24, 2010 was held at Algonquin college.

The first Dec 13, 2009 Softrock build session at Algonquin college . There will be another build session in 2010, which will be announced. If there is sufficient interest, further kits can be ordered. For further information on the kits themselves and build instructions here. For further local information va3dgn A-T rac dot ca

Tyler VA3DGN put together a build session for homebrewed J poles. This session took place at Algonquin college, June 20 and June 21 2009. VA3DB photos VA3DGN photos

photos of the 2009 project build


photos of the 2008 project build


photos of the 2007 club project