This Weeks Contests

 

This Weeks Featured Contest is All About RTTY.  It is the CQWW RTTY DX.  

 

This is a fun contest and RTTY is not as hard as  you think.

 

If you need assistance in getting a setup to work please let me know.

 

 

CQ Worldwide DX Contest, RTTY: 0000Z, Sep 28 to 2400Z, Sep 29

 

Geographic Focus:

Worldwide

 

Participation:

Worldwide

 

Awards:

Worldwide

 

Mode:

RTTY

 

Bands:

80, 40, 20, 15, 10m

 

Classes:

Single Op All Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Single Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Assisted All Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Assisted Single Band (High/Low/QRP)
Single Op Overlays: (Classic/Rookie)
Multi-Single
Multi-Two
Multi-Unlimited

 

Max power:

HP: 1500 watts
LP: 100 watts
QRP: 5 watts

 

Exchange:

48 States/Canada: RST + CQ Zone + (state/VE area)
All Others: RST + CQ Zone

 

Work stations:

Once per band

 

QSO Points:

1 point per QSO with same country
2 points per QSO with same continent
3 points per QSO with different continent

 

Multipliers:

Each US state/VE area once per band
Each DXCC/WAE country once per band
Each CQ zone once per band

 

Score Calculation:

Total score = total QSO points x total mults

 

Submit logs by:

October 4, 2019

 

E-mail logs to:

rtty[at]cqww[dot]com

 

Upload log at:

http://www.cqwwrtty.com/logcheck/

 

Web-to-Cabrillo form:

http://www.b4h.net/cabforms/cqwwrtty_cab.php

 

Mail logs to:

Ed Muns, W0YK
PO Box 1877
Los Gatos, CA 95031-1877
USA

 

Find rules at:

http://www.cqwwrtty.com/

 

Other Notable Contests

 

 

 

SKCC Sprint: 0000Z-0200Z, Sep 25

http://www.skccgroup.com/operating_activities/weekday_sprint/

 

Phone Fray: 0230Z-0300Z, Sep 25

http://www.perluma.com/Phone_Fray_Contest_Rules.pdf

 

CWops Mini-CWT Test: 1300Z-1400Z, Sep 25 and 1900Z-2000Z, Sep 25 and 0300Z-0400Z, Sep 26

https://cwops.org/cwops-tests/

 

RSGB 80m Autumn Series, Data: 1900Z-2030Z, Sep 26

https://www.rsgbcc.org/hf/rules/2019/rautumn.shtml

 

NCCC RTTY Sprint: 0145Z-0215Z, Sep 27

http://www.ncccsprint.com/rttyns.html

 

Maine QSO Party: 1200Z, Sep 28 to 1200Z, Sep 29

http://www.ws1sm.com/MEQP.html

 

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