We should all work on being more friendly, generous and considerate – the more people smile, the more the world will smile.

Why Amateur Radio QRP Works

Why Amateur Radio QRP Works

"Life is too short for QRP"

Each time you reduce your power by a factor of 4, you only lose 1 S-Unit.
You can't argue with Math, people! :-)



HIGHWAY TRAFFIC ACT - O. Reg. 366-09 - Amateur Radio Operators

Ontario Highway Traffic Act

We understand it is illegal to use a device while driving, like a cell phone in the province of Ontario.

The below is the province legal document description that proves that Amateur HAM radio operator an exempt with HAM radios.  Keep a copy in your car or mobile

For Amateur Radio Operator with a license certificate only Section 13.1 applies to us.  We are NOT taxi driver, we are NOT couriers, we are NOT bus drive.  Therefore ONLY Section 13.(1) (2) applies to us.

ONTARIO REGULATION 366/09
HIGHWAY TRAFFIC ACT

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Section #13. is still - January 1, 2018
Consolidation Period: From December 17, 2015

Time-limited exemption for amateur radio operators
13. (1) Drivers who hold a valid radio operator certificate issued under the Radiocommunication Act (Canada) may drive a motor vehicle on a highway while holding or using a two-way radio. O. Reg. 366/09, s. 13 (1), O. Reg. 253/12, s. 3 (1).
(2) This section is revoked on January 1, 2018. O. Reg. 366/09, s. 13 (2), O. Reg. 253/12, s. 3 (2).

SMD Soldering Tips and Tricks

SMD Soldering Tips and Tricks

On this very special edition of According to Pete, our intrepid DoE is sharing some of his favorite and most useful SMD soldering tips – because no Training Montage ever started with the hero already being really good at soldering.

YAESU DR-1 144/430 Dual Band C4FM/FM Digital Repeater

YAESU DR-1 144/430 Dual Band C4FM/FM Digital Repeater. The YAESU DR-1 is a digital/conventional FM dual mode ...

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