[Boatanchors] NOVICE ACTIVITY WEEKEND!
Bry Carling AF4K
bcarling at cfl.rr.com
Fri Jun 19 07:03:07 EDT 2015
Please look for the NOVICE RIG ACTIVITY event this weekend from Friday evening until
Make contacts on the 40m Novice Band only.
Starting at 0000 UTC this Saturday until 0000 UTC Monday.
This has ALSO been posted on the Novice Rig Roundup web page...
ANNOUNCEMENT NOVICE RIG ACTIVITY WEEKENDS!!!
THIRD FULL WEEKEND OF JUNE 19 - 21 from 0000 UTC SATURDAY until 2400 UTC
First weekend will be JUNE 20 - 21. Remember the start times will be on Friday evening and
end times will be on Sunday evening.
RULES ARE - CONCENTRATE ON 7100 - 7125 kHz but use any novice appropriate
This is not a full on contest BUT you may post your results and compare how you did against
the results of other ops. No prizes or certificates for now. Just the satisfaction of your
EXCHANGE: RST, QTH (State, province or country), NAME, POWER, Year First
Licensed (2 digits)
EXAMPLE: RST 599 FL BRY 55W 68
You may also wish to exchange numbers for NAQCC, SKCC etc.
Use of older novice era 1940s, 50s, 60s and 70s equipment is strongly encouraged. Use of
homebrew and QRP are also stringly encouraged. Use of MANUAL CW keys including bugs,
side swipers, cooties, straight keys etc. is encouraged.
Since SKCC Board are NOT interested in promoting this manual CW event, this is NOT an
official SKCC event.
Final scores my be submitted for posting on the web site by e-mailing them via the web site.
Details to follow.
PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD ABOUT THIS ACTIVITY for maximum participation!!!!
73 - AF4K
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