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Welcome to the
Burlington Amateur Radio Club
Barc Celebrates 50 years

Starting in August of 2022 and continuing into 2023, the Burlington Amateur Radio Club will be celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Call sign VC3CJ50 will be used for a SPECIAL EVENT station that will operate from 14:00Z Friday November 11 to 23:00Z Saturday November 12, 2022.

A commemorative Certificate will be sent electronically to those stations contacting our Special Event station.

President:  Mike McArdle VE3KAH


Vice President: Yves Isabelle VA3YVE

Education: Hugh McCully VE3AYR

Treasurer: Mark Richardson VE3OBO 

Membership: Rod Clifton  VE3ISO

Program Director: Leo Guidolin  VE3ZLG

Secretary:   Peter Schmidt VE3PXX

Our Next Regular Meeting:

Tuesday, Feb.14th

starting at 7:30 pm.

Ways to improve being herd.

DIY Build Yagi Antenna???

Chris VE3EAY

Enjoy coffee!

This is a Hybrid meeting

(in person at Shore Acres

and Zoom access for distant members)

See the discussion forum for further login information.

Guests please contact the webpage for details.
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HACKSPACE operates every Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm that is NOT a regular meeting.

Come out and see what knowledge and

social happenings are being generated.

Happening at BARC

S.T.E.A.M. at
New Zoom Feature:

Round Table
Thursday, - 7:30 PM

Round Table events are operating via Zoom

These are Seminar Presentations on a variety of topics.

Members: see discussion for details.

If you would like to join us as a guest please contact us by email. BARC email


Stay in touch with a Net

The BARC Regular Wednesday Night Net

The BARC Regular Wednesday Night Net is at 

7:30 PM on the VE3RSB radio system.


BARC Fusion Net is every Monday

 8:00 p.m.

Connect through the repeater


VE3RSB-Room 61272


The BARC 220 Net

Due to overwhelming demand from the Net,

the 1.25 meter repeater is down for maintenance.

Please stay tuned for when the issues are resolved.

Tune to the repeaters and hear what the club has

been doing and the improvements to come.

See the Repeater page for frequencies.

You can join the Amateur Radio ranks and 

Get On The Air!

Don't Miss Out!

BARC’s next Certification Course begins

Fall, 2023

Classes will be held on-line using Zoom.

Details of the winter course will be presented soon.

Contact us now so you don’t miss out!

There are several lead up activities before the Course begins so,

email Mike NOW e-mail VE3KAH reserve your spot.

See the Get Your License page for more details.

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BARC Repeaters

Our Repeaters have wide coverage over the Niagara and Toronto Regions.
We encourage you to use them.  

Map Indicating Location for Meetings & Hackspace, Burlington, Ontario

Map to location of BARC
Website updated Feb. 7, 2022. 
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