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MIRA Meeting Presentations and Lunch – March 20th, 2018

Don Discussing Field Day 2018                                Terry ‘Adjusting the Magnetic Poles’ Group Lunch at Thalassas

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Hospot? ZUMspot!?

Hotspot? ZUMspot?!? I have been trying out a new gadget of late. A ZUMspot Multimode Digital Hotspot. It is a Raspberry Pi hat (small board that plugs into a Pi Zero, Pi2 or Pi3). This is one of several Hotspots … Continue reading

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Satellite QSO

For anyone wanting to try their hand at a satellite QSO there is a new LEO Sat up and activated (November 2017) which is fairly easy to work: AO-91 (43017, FOX-1B) This past week I made contact with WC7V in … Continue reading

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Feb 8, 2018 -The Trainers

The appreciation luncheon for the instructors that took part in the training for the new hams Basic Course.  Held on Feb  8, 2018 at the Thalassa Restaurant in Qualicum Beach. Nine students took the course and five have passed the exam, … Continue reading

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2018

WHAT’S GOING ON WITH THE MID ISLAND RADIO ASSOCIATION (MIRA) IN EARLY 2018? POSTED BY DON, VE7AX  FEBRUARY 5, 2018 WEBSITE UPDATE If you are a frequent visitor to this website, you will note that it has been minimally maintained … Continue reading

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