RSSGB2RS Contest News

Contest News – 11 October 2015

| October 9, 2015

On Tuesday, the 13th, the 432MHz UK Activity Contest takes place from 1900 to 2130UTC. Using all modes the exchange is the usual signal report, serial number and locator. On Wednesday it’s the CW leg of the 80m Club Sprint running from 1900 to 2000UTC. The exchange is simply the serial number and your name. […]

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Contest News – 4 October 2015

| October 2, 2015

There are coinciding VHF and microwave events this weekend. Running for 24 hours and ending at 1400UTC today, the 4th, the 432MHz-248GHz Contest is where the serious microwavers will be found. The exchange is signal report, serial number and locator. The IARU event also runs at exactly the same time with the same frequency bands […]

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Contest News – 27 September 2015

| September 25, 2015

The CQWW RTTY DX contest ends its 48 hour run at 2359UTC today, the 27th. All contest bands from 2.5 to 28MHz are in use, RTTY only, and the exchange is RST plus Zone, which is 14 for the UK. The UK Microwave Group contest is on the 5.7 and 10GHz bands from 0600 to […]

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Contest News – 20 September 2015

| September 18, 2015

On Sunday, the second 70MHz contest takes place from 0900 to 1200UTC. Using all modes, the exchange is signal report, serial number and locator. Also on Sunday, the BARTG Sprint 75 contest runs from 1700 to 2100UTC. Using 75 baud RTTY on the 3.5 to 28MHz bands, the exchange is just the serial number. On […]

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Contest News – 13 September 2015

| September 11, 2015

The second leg of the WAE DX Contest takes place for 48 hours over this weekend ending at 2359UTC today. Europe works non-Europe only. Using SSB on the 3.5 to 28MHz bands, the exchange is signal report and serial number. The UK Microwave Group is holding two cumulative contests this month. The first is Sunday, […]

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Contest News – 6 September 2015

| September 4, 2015

The 144MHz Trophy Contest ends its 24 hours run at 1400UTC on Sunday, the 6th. The exchange is signal report, serial number and locator. Overlapping the last three hours of that contest and then continuing for one hour on its own, the fifth and final 144MHz Backpacker contest. In the Backpackers contest there are two […]

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