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Dayton Hamvention 2017 is now just a memory. Thank you for dropping by our booth and signing our guest book. Stay tuned to the July-August 2017 issue of The Canadian Amateur for more information about Dayton 2017.

RAC Ontario South Director, Phil McBride, VA3QR/VA3KPJ, was at the Dayton Hamvention and you can find out more about Phil’s visit to Dayton on the RAC website and via his blog and Twitter account.

For additional information on the event visit:

https://www.rac.ca/hamvention-improvements-2018/

https://www.rac.ca/hamvention-attendance/

Here are several photos of Hamvention for your viewing pleasure. If you click on a photo it will open on a new page and if you click it again it will show a larger image. You can also see it on our Facebook album “RAC at Dayton” at www.facebook.com/radioamateurscdn.

Don’t forget to check us out on Twitter at #RACatDayton.

 


Posts on May 19-21:

The Dayton Hamvention is in full swing and it is great to see so many of you dropping by the RAC Booth 2504 in Building 2 to sign our guest book and have a chat. If you haven’t dropped by already please head on over. We look forward to seeing you there.

Here are several photos of Hamvention for your viewing pleasure. If you click on a photo it will open on a new page and if you click it again it will show a larger image. You can also see it on our Facebook album “RAC at Dayton” at www.facebook.com/radioamateurscdn.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter at #RACatDayton.


Post on Thursday, May 18:

The RAC  team has arrived in Dayton and the RAC booth is now set up and ready to go as shown in the above photos.

 


For the seventh year in a row, Radio Amateurs of Canada will be operating a booth at the Dayton Hamvention, the world’s largest Amateur Radio gathering.

It was great to see so many of you dropping by the RAC Booth last year and we look forward to seeing you there this year. Follow us on Twitter at #RACatDayton and watch for our photo gallery on the RAC website and on Facebook. For last year’s album visit https://www.rac.ca/rac-at-dayton-gallery/

This is the 66th year of the Dayton Hamvention, sponsored by the Dayton Amateur Radio Association. Each year, a specific theme – such as Amateur Radio clubs, global friendship or the advent of digital modes – spotlights one of the many facets of the Amateur Radio Service. This year’s theme is “Hamvention – Same Friends,  New Home” as the event will be held at their new home at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Exposition Center at 120 Fairgrounds Road in Xenia, Ohio.

The schedule is as follows:

Fleamarket and Inside Exhibits

Friday: 9 am to 6 pm
Saturday: 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday: 9 am to 1 pm

Further information about the Dayton Hamvetion can be found online at: https://www.hamvention.org

So come visit the RAC Booth 2504 in Building 2 and talk to your RAC volunteers. Better yet contact us and volunteer to work at the booth: RAC Headquarters; or by telephone at 1-877-273-8304.