Author: Jim Langille

SMART 20 Cancelled

To all SMART members, With deep regret, the organizing committee of SMART has come to the decision to cancel this year’s symposium due to COVID-19. We would like to thank all the presenters and volunteers who came forward and the…

Amateur Radio & COVID-19

With COVID-19 taking hold here in the Maritimes and everyone asked to stay home many will find the time long and boring. As an amateur radio operator, you can keep active by getting on the radio, talking to friends around…

D-Star, DMR & Fusion pages

From Ron MacKay’s website http://ve1cra.net/main/ 2020-02-22 Since both Fusion and DMR activity has grown significantly over the past 2 years, I have created separate web pages for all three of the popular Digital Voice Modes. D-STAR, DMR, and Fusion pages.

CQ Maritimes

Greetings all, The new fusion repeater in Amherst VE1AMH  145.190- is up and running and quite active. We have called the room “CQ Maritimes” with hope to have local conversations among maritime amateurs.  With all the fusion radios that have…

S.M.A.R.T. 19 Photos

This link will take you to all the photos taken by Ron VE1BIC at the 2019 SMART Symposium in Springhill on April 27 2019. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/7j1rni1dp0xx1dx/AACiymilKAiC6Qlsvpan-fnsa?dl=0

S.M.A.R.T. 19 Recap

The 4th annual Symposium for Maritime Amateur Radio Technicians (SMART) was held Saturday April 27th 2019 at the Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Center in Springhill NS. Doors opened at 7am for the volunteers, presenters and vendors and soon…