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Education Classes Begin Tuesday evenings Sept 19, 2017

The Hamilton Amateur Radio Club will be hosting  instructional  “Basic Certification” classes on Tuesday evenings from 7-9pm, weekly in, Room 124.  Approximately 16 lessons will be held at Westdale Secondary School, 700 Main Street West, Hamilton and the final examination will be tentatively scheduled January 30th 2018, or as arranged with an examiner. To reserve your spot for this course or for a future course  contact  For more information on licensing and testing  click here.

“Tri- Bander Spring Social”

Join us at Breezy Corners Restaurant, Hwy 6 north at Carlisle Road, for some good food and friendly conversation at the second annual Multi Club Social. Monday evening May 30th 18:00 hrs.  For details see attached article. Click here .  

2015 H.A.R.C Christmas Party

The Hamilton Amateur Radio Club Annual Christmas Party December 6, 2015 Royal Hamilton Yacht Club 555 Bay Street North Located at the foot of McNab Street Social hour begins @ 5pm, Dinner @6pm $40.00 per person Contact any of our Executive for your tickets Or call Roger VE3UFZ @ 905-308-0060 To reserve tickets at the door

2015 HARC Summer BBQ August 8th

The Hamilton Amateur Radio Club BBQ was held as planned. Thank you to all those that participated in this fun event. If you have photos to send in for the archive under PHOTOS please send them to for posting. To view the invitation click here For some photos posted on the ONTARS Website courtesy of Barry ve3isx see them here.  

Canada Day 2015 Results

2015 RAC Canada Day Contest We used VE3DC and ran as a Multi-multi station from Haldimand county. List calls of all operators and loggers: VA3API  VE3BK  VE3DCU  VE3JS  VE3QEE  VE3QU  VE3RIA  VE3VWJ Our results: CW                                           PHONE BAND      QSOs      Points       Multipliers  QSOs      Points      Multipliers 160          0             0               0               0             0             0 80            3             6               0               3             14            1 40            232          1136          10             428          2000        10 20            119          402           9               422          2234        13 15            10            38             1               22            152          8 10            0             0               0               1             2             0 6             0             0               0               0             0             0 2             0             0               0               0             0             0 5984       ...

Announcing The 18th Annual Ontario QSO Party 2015

   Announcing The 18th Annual Ontario QSO Party 2015 Held on the third full weekend of April: 1st Part is 1800Z April 18 to 0500Z April 19, this means 2pm Saturday April 18 to 1am Sunday and 2nd Part is 1200Z to 1800Z April 19 which means 8am to 2pm on Sunday April 19, 2015. The Ontario QSO Party is coming up this month! Please clear your calendars for the weekend of April 18/19. The snow should be all gone and the mobiles and rovers will be in full operation, enjoying the Springtime conditions we usually have this time of...

“Brass Pounder & Wave Rider Social”

Presented by the Hamilton, Guelph and Burlington Amateur Radio Clubs. With the coming warmth of spring and the lifting of the long dark nights, we would like to invite you to the largest EyeBall QSO social in the region! Listen for announcements on your clubs weekly net, visit your clubs web site for information. Location: Breezy Corners restaurant, 1480 Highway 6, Freelton, Ontario, on the corner of Carlisle Road and Highway 6. Reserve April 14th and purchase a ticket from one of these club members. Burlington: Norm Friedin Guelph: Nolan Reid Hamilton: Jim Sawadski, Roger Pimm, Ron Pereira, Paul Fleck...