Elmira Amateur Radio Club
International Lighthouse and Lightship weekend
20 August  22 August 2010
The Point Clark lighthouse is located 18 kilometres south of Kincardine and 35 kilometres north of Goderich, Ontario.
Pictures by VE3ISX  Barry

Your welcome to the event.

The voice of Pt. Clark  Gord  VE3DBP

Gord VE3DBP  and Barry VE3ISX

The lighthouse was closed to the public
and the amateurs due to structural issues.

ONTARS wishes to thank the Elmira Club
for controlling during the weekend!
 


 

Bill  VE3WBJ fires the bow to place the G5RV into the trees.

Adam VE3IZS at the Lighthouse Station Yaesu FT-920 with G5RV

Bob VE3IXX kicks things off at 8 am for the ONTARS Net.

Barry  VE3ISX  ONTARS net manager enjoying the low noise level.

VE3ISX  Barry  and Bill VE3WBJ

Percy  VE3TOF

The assembled Elmira Radio Club Team

Gord VE3NQK and  Al  VA3TET
Norm took the prize during the weekend with a contact on 20 m to Russia!

Bruce  VE3QB *  Bill  VE3WBJ  * Harold VE3DWH * Fred VE3CZ

Bruce "Weazle"  VE3EAR

The lighthouse/car show event took place after our
amateur operations. Fresh corn, BBQ and all the trimmings!


Point Clark accomodations:
 

Cedarbrook Bed and Breakfast
where Barry and Judy  VE3ISX   Bill  VE3WBJ  and Bruce  VE3QB
enjoyed the Point Clark experience.

CLICK for more information and rates!

Ray Reid  B&B host
Best breakfast and lodgings for amateurs.


VE3ISX sidetrip visitations:
In that we were in the area, a few extra
Eye Ball QSOs were in order.


We visited Jeff VE3CV (congrats on the new call)
at his shack in Varna..nice setup Jeff!

Only a few more KMs away was Joe VA3UJ
who made Judy and I feel at home in Parkhill.

Judy with Joe's wife "Lany".

Joe showed me his recently constructed SDR radio which
he is still updating...way to go Joe!
The board generates 1 watt and is fully
controlled by the nearby computer/sound card combo.
 


 
 
 

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