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Minutes of the  meeting of IARC held in the Iroquois branch of the Royal Canadian Legion on June 6 2018

Members in Attendance:

 Gilbert VE3CFS, Stan VA3JSF, Manfred VA3RMF, Bill VE3BXP,  Mike VE3BAE, Les  VA3LGL, Mike VA3TUF,Preston VE3GXA, Perry VA3APS,    George VE3TYZ,  Keith VA3KPP,  Don VA3NC and special guest Chip Chapman VA3KBG .

Opening Remarks

Keith opened the meeting by welcoming all members to the meeting.

Treasurer's Report


      GIC    $5000 .           

      Bank   $ 525.24      

 On Hand  $ 176.30

     Total    $5701.54

Secretary's Report

Nothing new to report at this time.

Old Business

Review of Last Minutes

The minutes of the last meeting were accepted as published on a motion by Dave and seconded by Bill BXP .

Repeater Report

VE3IRO The  noise is still on the repeater . When the weather gets warmer and appointments can be


Members in Attendance:

Bill VE3BXP, Mike VA3TUF, Mike VE3BAE, Dave VE3JLV, Manfred VA3RMF, Stan VA3JSF, Preston VE3GXA, George VE3TYZ, Keith VA3KPP, and Don VA3NC.

Opening Remarks:

Keith opened the meeting and welcomed everyone.

Treasurer's Report:  

The Treasurer’s report shows the club’s finances are in good order.

Secretary's Report:

Old Business:

Review of Last Minutes

The minutes of the last meeting  were accepted on a motion by Dave and seconded by Stan VA3JSF.

Repeater Report

It was reported that VE3IRO was still acting up.

If it should fail on net night members are reminded that they should move to VA3NDC in Winchester on 146.97 as a back-up plan after two or three minutes.

Club Website

The club website address is:



Club Website

The  club website address is:

           www. IroquoisARC.ca      

New Business:

Canada Day

We were allotted space at the Iroquois locks and it was decided to set up and operate a portable HF station to get some publicity for the club. Several hams offered to help with this project

Camping trip

Several hams expressed interest in this activity and Keith thought that Charleston Lake at Fitzroy Harbour would be a good place for a camp-out.

It would be held after the Labour Day Weekend..

Please contact Keith for more information.

Club Project

It was decided to look at a Vector Analysis kit and arduino programming as a fall activity.  

50 50  Draw

Tickets were sold by George and the winner was Bill VE3BXP.

Saturday Breakfast Date

It was decided to hold the breakfast this month at the Yefsi Restaurant in Iroquois on  June 9  at 09:00 Hrs.

There will be a fly-in breakfast at the Iroquois airport on July 15. Members who wish might have their breakfast at this time and place.

There may be an August breakfast if it can be arranged.  Please monitor the net for possible dates and to offer suggestions.

Bill reported that the website was working just fine.


The Carp Flea-Market will be held on September 8 2018.


The meeting was adjourned on a motion by Mike VE3BAE.

The next meeting to be held at the Legion in Iroquois September  5  at 19:30 hrs.

D M Brownlee VA3NC