Club Special Event
Installation of HF antenna and visitation
on board Canadian Submarine HMCS OJIBWA
Port Burwell, Ontario 26th -  28th May 2023
Coordinated by John VA3JHD

Griffin Baird VA3LZR next to John VA3JHD with VA3YTR on right.
Members of Signals Corps. enjoying "field day" at the sub.

HARC club members:
John David VA3JHD and  Ms. Yvette Robichaud VA3YTR
making contact military style with sub radio room.  Sunday
operations were on 7.250 MHz with contacts in USA
and earlier to Canadian stations.

HARC members who enjoyed the tour:
Paul  VE3JXQ
Ed    VE3VYT

Port Burwell, Ontario on Lake Erie

Ian Raven coordinator of the Ojibwa with John VA3JHD
presenting 40 meter dipole supplied by the HARC.

Amateur radio room...
Icom IC-7300 main comm transceiver using the built in
auto tuner matching outdoor dipole.
Picture courtesy of VA3ZFQ

HMCS Ojibwa Submarine Museum Amateur Radio Club Elgin Military Museum of Naval History
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40 meter dipole mounted on the "FIN"

40 meter dipole how they did it.

Paul  VE3JXQ

Ed VE3VYT  with Trevor VE3TLT

The periscope

The torpedo room

Business end of the sub...

The kitchen

The "head"

Climbing up to the top of the FIN

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