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Selected Past Presentations

Except for the first shown, none of the presentations over the the first quarter century of Chapter 70 were in electronic form. 

Of the presentations we have been able to make available here, most are saved as Microsoft Power Point .ppt files. You can display each presentation, if you have Power Point Viewer in your computer. To download Power Point Viewer click here.

Just click on the topic, and wait for the download to complete. Note that file size is shown, as some of these presentations are too large for downloading on a dial-up connection. Your download should open in Power Point Viewer as a slide show.

May 21, 1997 "Amateur Satellite Communications" Clare Fowler VE3NPC (939 kB)

May 15, 2001 "L-Band Array for AO (Oscar) 40" Clare Fowler - VE3NPC (2700 kB)

Nov 20, 2002 "Dayton HamVention 2002"  - Ted Turner VE3LV and Ben Price VE3CDA (3474 kB)

Feb 18, 2003 "WRC-2003 And Beyond" - Jim Dean VE3IQ (103 kB)

Aug 30, 2003 "Propagation - VHF and Above" - Rick Bandla VE3CVG (275 kB)

Nov 18, 2003 "Antenna Modelling Software" - Bert Barry VE3QAA (presented in his absence by David Conn VE3KL) (54 kB)

Feb 17, 2004 "High Performance Receivers" - Dick Bonnycastle VE3FUA (30 kB)

Oct 15, 2004 "Moonbounce Basics" - Ken Oelke VE6AFO (3450 kB)

Oct 15, 2004 "Field Day 2000 - Achieving 35A (A New Record)" - Brice Wightman VE3EDR [excerpt only] (9.7 MB)

Oct 15, 2004 "Care and Feeding of Rechargeable Batteries" - Dick Bonnycastle VE3FUA (198 kB)

Oct 15, 2004 "Truth and Untruth about Electrically Small Antennas" - Jack Belrose VE2CV ( 1940 kB)*
*The previous presentation is stored in Portable Document Format (pdf) and requires you to have a pdf-compatible reader in your computer to display and/or print the file. For a free download of Acrobat Reader,click here. For a free download of Foxit Reader, click here

Oct 16, 2004 "Amateur Satellites - Past, Present, Future" - Clare Fowler VE3NPC (1280 kB)

Oct 16, 2004 "Noise in Amateur Radio Receiving Systems" - David Conn VE3KL (948 kB)

Oct 16, 2004 "Family Tree of Antennas" - David Conn VE3KL (2475 kB)

Oct 16, 2004 "What's That Racket? - HF Digital Modes" - Ken Asmus VA3KA and Rick Bandla VE3CVG  Oct 16, 2004 "What's That Racket? - HF Digital Modes" - Ken Asmus VA3KA and Rick Bandla VE3CVG  Oct 16, 2004 "What's That Racket? - HF Digital Modes" - Ken Asmus VA3KA and Rick Bandla VE3CVG  (930 kB)

March 9, 2005 "Merchant Navy Sparks" - Ernie Brown VA3OEB (563 kB) OARC Presentation.

Nov 15, 2005 "What I Do In Geneva" - Ken Pulfer VE3PU (2,911 kB)

Jan 11, 2006 "Intercepting WWII Enemy Wireless" - Ernie Brown VA3OEB (450 kB) OARC Presentation.

Feb 21, 2006 "Everything You Wanted To Know About QCWA But Were Afraid To Ask" - Doug Leach VE3XK(340 kB)

April 19, 2006 "QCWA Presentation" - Ken Oelke VE6AFO (292 kB)

Sept 19, 2006 "Polarization in Nature, Technology and Radio - David Conn VE3KL (2021 kB)

Nov 26, 2006 "Real World Helix Antenna Comparison Measurements" - Clare Fowler VE3NPC (800 kB)

May 16, 2007 "Radio Waves Across The North" - Ernie Brown VA3OEB (1,130 kB)

Sep 18, 2007 "Kit Building Revisited - The Elecraft Way" - Bob MacKenzie VA3RKM, Mike Babineau VE3WMB, & Martin Gillen VA3SIE (1,404 kB)

Nov 20, 2007 "World Radio Conference 2007 - The Inside Story" - Ken Pulfer - VE3PU and Jim Dean - VE3IQ (1431 kB)

Feb 19, 2008 "Project 572 and VE8GY - the development phase of the DEW Line" - Bill Barrie VE3AAS (1290 kB)

May 20, 2008 "Arctic Adventures from the Coldest Part of  the Cold War" - Brian Jeffrey VE3UU (4136  kB)

Sep 16, 2008 "Low Band Receiving Antennas" - Al Penney VO1NO/VE3 (4753 kB)

Nov 18, 2008 "Microcontrollers and Amateur Radio" - David Green - VE3TLY (710 kB)

Nov 18, 2008 "Confirming Contacts (QSL, eQSL, LOTW)" - Bryan Rawlings - VE3QN (350 kB)

May 19, 2009 "Mapping the Canadian North" - Doug Leach - VE3XK ( 736 kB) c/w Notes)
Note: Previous presentation contains speaker notes. Power Point Viewer does not recognize the notes pages. With the full Power Point program, to display both the "slide" and associated speaker notes, select Notes Pages under View. 

Sep 15, 2009 "Chapter 70 History Production Choices" -  Doug Leach VE3XK ( 147 kB)

Sep 15, 2009 "Amateur Radio Journeys to the Edge of Space" - Barrie Crampton VE3BSB (1635 kB)

Nov 17, 2009 "Hints and Tricks for Successful Portable Operations" - Michael Babineau VE3WMB (473kB)

Feb 16, 2010 "Electric Magnetic - Electrically Small Antennas" - Jack Belrose VE2CV   (3443 kB)*
*The previous presentation is stored in Portable Document Format (pdf) and requires you to have a pdf-compatible reader in your computer to display and/or print the file. For a free download of Acrobat Reader,click here. For a free download of Foxit Reader, click here

Nov 16, 2010 "Software Defined Radio - A Personal Journey" - Greg Danylchenko VE3YTZ / VA3GD"  (2350 kB)

Feb 15, 2011 "Radio Astronomy and Amateur Radio" - Glenn MacDonell VE3XRA
Note: Previous presentation contains speaker notes. Power Point Viewer does not recognize the notes pages. With the full Power Point program, to display both the "slide" and associated speaker notes, select Notes Pages under View. 

May 17, 2011 "An Amateur's Experience with the Canadian Space Agency" - Ken Pulfer VE3PU (2627 kB)

Sep 20, 2011 "From Telegraph Double-Dotting to Partial Response Microwave" - George de Witt VE3AYB (986 kB) 

Nov 15, 2011 "How Ed Won The War - 4 Years of Chain Low 200 MHz Radar in England, India and Burma" - Ed Morgan VE3GX (1063 kB)

Note: Previous presentation contains speaker notes. Power Point Viewer does not recognize the notes pages. With the full Power Point program, to display both the "slide" and associated speaker notes, select Notes Pages under View. 

Feb 21, 2012 "Ground-Mounted Verticals - Dispelling Radial Misconceptions and the 43 ft Vertical" - Doug Leach VE3XK (530 kB)

Supplementary S9v43 Installation Tips

Sept 18, 2012 "The Hellschreiber Digital Mode" - Michael Babineau VE3WMB (650kB) 

Nov 20,2012 "An RF Analog Design from Concept to First Prototype"   - Wayne Getchell VE3CZO (1.9 MB)

Note: Previous presentation contains speaker notes. Power Point Viewer does not recognize the notes pages. With the full Power Point program, to display both the "slide" and associated speaker notes, select Notes Pages under View. 

Feb 19, 2013 "Modern Trailer Communications" - Frank Stratton VE3YY (4.0 MB)

Mar 21, 2013 "The Great Waterfront Trail Adventure" - John Barnhardt VE3ZOV (6.7 MB)

Sept 17, 2013 "Ham Radio Culture Shock" - Dave Goodwin VE3AAQ/VO1AU (2.72 MB)

Nov 19, 2013 "Adding Panoramic Display Using SDR" Doug Leach VE3XK (2.1 MB) 

Feb 18, 2014 "Ottawa's First Repeater VE2CRA" George Roach VE3BNO (1.5 MB)

May 13, 2014 "Introducing Amateur Radio to Youth - 1" David Conn VE3KL (0.5MB)

May 13, 2014 "Introducing Amateur Radio to Youth - 2" Bryan Rawlings VE3QN  (1.2 MB)

Sept 16, 2014 "Designing Software Defined Radios with GNU Software" - Clayton Smith VE3IRR*
*The previous presentation is stored in Portable Document Format (pdf) and requires you to have a pdf-compatible reader in your computer to display and/or print the file. For a free download of Acrobat Reader,click here. For a free download of Foxit Reader, click here

Nov 18, 2014 "Quest for Sixty Metres" - Bryan Rawlings VE3QN (3.04 MB)

Feb 17, 2015 "The QCWA QSO Party - March 14, 2015" Richard Ferch VE3KI (no record)

May 19, 2015 "Hams I Met At Work" - John Gilbert VE3CXL (2.85MB)

Sept 15, 2015 "Lightning and Grounding" - Harrie Jones VE3HYS (2.83MB)

Nov 17, 2015 "Yaesu System Fusion" - Norm Rashleigh VE3LC (3 MB)
The previous presentation is stored in Portable Document Format (pdf) and requires you to have a pdf-compatible reader in your computer to display and/or print the file. For a free download of Acrobat Reader,click here. For a free download of Foxit Reader, click here. 

Feb 23, 2015 "Off The Grid At VA2GN" David Green VE3TLY ( 4.47MB)
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May 20, 2016 "Hong Kong Amateur Radio Transmission Before and After 1997" Ying Hum VA3YH

Sept 20, 2016 "Long-Delayed Echoes"  Alan Goodacre VE3HX (2.7 MB)

Nov 15, 2016 "Teaching the OVMRC Amateur Radio Course" Norm Rashleigh VE3LC (1.7 MB)
The previous presentation is stored in Portable Document Format (pdf) and requires you to have a pdf-compatible reader in your computer to display and/or print the file. For a free download of Acrobat Reader, click here. For a free download of Foxit Reader, click here.
Some links may not work as they link to the presenter's computer.

Feb 21, 2017 "A Wire to the New World" Bryan Rawlings VE3QN ( 31.75 MB)
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May 16, 2017 "The Remarkable Wireless World of Ernie Brown VA3OAEB" (9 MB)
The previous presentation is stored in Portable Document Format (pdf) and requires you to have a pdf-compatible reader in your computer to display and/or print the file. For a free download of Acrobat Reader, click here. For a free download of Foxit Reader, click here. 

 

 

  Last modified: May 22, 2017