Category Archives: Community

Hamfest Calgary 2022

2022 Hamfest & Radio Swaps for AB & BC

We are excited to be involved in these upcoming Amateur Radio community events! QCARC Edmonton Fall Social/Flea Market Flea Market and Social Gathering from 10am. We’ll be there with new and used gear. Saturday November 5, 2022 at the Canora Community Hall 10425 152 St, Edmonton. Learn more. Calgary Hamfest The first annual Calgary Hamfest…

What is GPS: Getting Started

The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a satellite-based navigation system made up of a network of 24 satellites placed into orbit bythe U.S. Department of Defense. GPS was originally intended for military applications, but in the 1980s, the government made the system available for civilian use. GPS works in any weather conditions,anywhere in the world,…

Garmin Pre-Programmed Marine Charts

What kind of BlueChart card does your Garmin unit take? Garmin offers detailed marine maps and charts on Garmin Navionics+, Garmin Navionics Vision+, BlueChart g3 mircoSD cards, and BlueChart g3 Vision microSD cards, formats that make it easy and convenient to load detailed charts to your compatible Garmin. These data cards do not include any…