DigiFest this weekend! 1 - June - 2012Posted by k9zw in Amateur Radio, K9ZW, K9ZW Just Rambled, K9ZW Operations.
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DigiFest this weekend!
This is a farily straightforward and fun contest each June.
You can work one or more time periods (there are special awards for those who only work one time period):
I Period 04:00 UTC – 12:00 Saturday 2 June 2012
II Period 20:00 UTC – 04:00 Saturday 2 June / Sunday 3 June 2012
III Period 12:00 UTC – 20:00 Sunday 3 June 2012
In CDT (Local) Time
I Period 23:00 CDT – 07:00 Friday June 1st / Saturday June 2nd
II Period 15:00 CDT – 23:00 Saturday June 2nd
III Period 07:00 CDT – 15:00 Sunday June 3rd
MODES Allowed are (NOTE NO PSK31)
RY = RTTY (75 baud)
OL = OLIVIA (250 Hz, 4 tones)
PK = PSK (or PS) NOTE: BPSK 63 ONLY!
MK = MFSK16 (or MF)
HE = HELLSCHREIBER
80/40/20/15/10 meters bands BUT NOT the 20m PSK31 Area 14.070-14.071 which is a Disqualification!
Dupes Contacts allowed on ONLY if on different bands or by different modes on the same band (5 QSO’s in different modes will be counted per each band).
Exchange: Signal report + four-digit Grid Square (Example: 599 EN64)
GL & 73