Montreal Amateur Radio Club

 

MARC/WIARC Field Day - June 24-256, 2017

Members of the Montreal Amateur Radio Club and West Island Amateur Radio Club held the annual Field Day exercise at Ovide Park in Pointe Claire.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Malcolm Harper, VE2DDZ working the satellite station.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

The spider beam.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Batteries Expert sponsered Field Day with the loan of a trailer load of batteries.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

The VHF antennas in the foreground and the HF operating tent and the 40 metre antenna to the left behand the operating tent.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Gilles Renucci, VE2TZT operating one of the HF stations

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Marc-André Gingras, VE2EVN, operating the six metre station.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

A solar panel provided a little additional power.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

HF Operating tent, food tent and the GOTA/VHF operating tent.

Photograph © 2017 
Daniel Montpetit, VA2KEY

Francis Scarpaleggia, MP for Lac St-Louis visited the site and is seen here with (l-r)Harrison Kyle, VA2HK, Field Day Manager, James R. Hay, VE2VE, MARC Secretary-Treasurer, Francis Scarpaleggia, Charles Robitaille, VE2MK, WIARC Repeater Manager, Malcolm Harper, VE2DDZ, WIARC President.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Francis Scarpaleggia making a contact on HF with Gilles Renucci, VE2TZT assisting.

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Eastern part of Field Day site

Photograph © 2017 James R. Hay, VE2VE

Field Day site looking toward Lakeside Pool.

- Photographs © 2017 James R. Hay & Daniel Montpetit

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