Contest News – 21 August 2016

| August 19, 2016

On Tuesday the 50MHz UKAC takes place on the 6m band, plus at the same time there’s the SHF UKAC on 2.3 to 10GHz. Both contests are all modes, run from 1900 to 2130UTC and the exchange is RST, serial number and locator.

Thursday sees the 80m Club Sprint SSB leg from 1900 to 2000UTC. Using SSB only on the 3.5MHz band, the exchange is both callsigns, serial number and name.

The Irish IRTS 2m Counties takes place from 1300 to 1500UTC on Sunday the 28th. In this contest QSOs with EI and GI are the only ones that count for points. Each of the 32 Irish counties is a multiplier. Using the 2m band only, SSB and FM, the exchange is RTT and serial number, with EIs also giving their county.

Next Sunday also sees the UKuG 5.7 and 10GHz contest from 0600 to 1800 UTC. Using all modes, RST, serial number and locator forms the exchange.

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