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eHam Forums => Contesting => Topic started by: KD8BIW on January 07, 2010, 01:35:48 AM



Title: Simplex Contest January 9th
Post by: KD8BIW on January 07, 2010, 01:35:48 AM
Cuyahoga County ARES will be hosting the 1st annual Simplex Contest.  Begins 0900 EST January 9th and ends 1800 EST January 10th.  Frequencies: 2M) 146.430-146.580 and 147.420-147.570 in 15KHz steps.  70cm) 445.900-446.100.  

Scoring: 1pt per station, 2pts for ARES members, 5pts for ARES leadership (DEC, EC, AEC), 50pt bonus for sending NTS message to EC during event.  Add up for total.  Multiplier: x2 if on emergency power.

Exchange: Call, location, ARES status (member, EC, AEC, etc) and RTS.  Send results to Cuyahoga County EC by 02/10/2010.  Certificate will be issued to highest score.


Thanks and hope to catch you on the air!

Steve KD8BIW


Title: RE: Simplex Contest January 9th
Post by: KASSY on January 13, 2010, 02:30:07 PM
Don't forget to prohibit use of 146.52 MHz, per ARRL contest rules.  Unless you don't want to play gentlemanly....

- k