RSSGB2RS Contest News

Contest News – 7 December 2014

| December 5, 2014

The UK Six Metre Group’s Winter Marathon began on the 1st of December and continues for two months. The Winter Marathon isn’t a contest in the traditional sense; it’s basically a way of promoting activity on 6m during the winter. There are no points for individual QSOs, just for working as many Locator squares as […]

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Contest News – 30 November 2014

| November 28, 2014

One of the last big contests of the year, the CW World Wide DX contest, ends at 2359 today, the 30th, after running for 48 hours. It’s CW only on the 1.8 to 28MHz bands. Some rarely activated countries will be on the air. The exchange is signal report and CQ Zone, which is 14 […]

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Contest News – 23 November 2014

| November 21, 2014

Today, the 23rd, the UK Microwave Group’s Low Band Contest runs from from 10.00 to 14.00UTC. Using all modes on the 1.3 to 3.4GHz bands the exchange is the usual signal report, serial number and locator. On Tuesday, the 50MHz UK activity Contests runs from 20.00 to 22.30UTC. Using all modes the exchange is signal […]

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Contest News – 16 November 2014

| November 14, 2014

The South African Radio League National Field Day and VHF/UHF Contest come to the end of their 24-hour run at 10.00 today. Field Day stations are active on 160 to 10m on phone, CW and digital modes, and the exchange is RST, number of transceivers, Field Day class and provincial abbreviation. VHF operations, on six […]

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Contest News – 9 November 2014

| November 7, 2014

The WAE DX RTTY ends at 23.59 today, 9 November, after being on the air for 48 hours. It’s the last of this year’s WAE series. Everyone can work everyone. Using the 3.5 to 28MHz bands the exchange is signal report and serial number. Tuesday the 11th sees the 432MHz UK Activity Contest running from […]

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Contest News – 2 November 2014

| October 31, 2014

On Tuesday the 144MHZ UK Activity Contest takes place from 2000 to 2230UTC. Using all modes the exchange is the usual signal report, serial number and locator. On Saturday the 8th the Club Calls contest runs from 2000 to 2300UTC. Using SSB on the 80m band the exchange is signal report, serial number and club […]

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