Welcome to the OARC!

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The Ottawa Amateur Radio Club Inc. (OARC) is an association of radio amateurs devoted to promoting interest in amateur radio communications in Canada’s National Capital Region and for the advancement and achievement of club members.

What we do …

Monthly meetings

Some of the best technical and not so technical talks going …

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Columnists

Read what our regular and guest columnists have to say …

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Hamfest

The annual OARC hamfest is the largest in the area …

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Radio events

The club call sign, VE3RC, is used at many events we help at …

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Repeaters

The club runs three VE2CRA repeaters …

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10 m beacon

The club runs a 10 m beacon, VE3TEN at 28.175 MHz …

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Homebrew night

Members compete for prizes with their home built projects …

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Awards

The club sponsors several awards for deserving hams …

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Courses

OARC courses help you get your license …

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