TQP 97 IS APPROACHING!!! HERE IS A REMINDER!!!!!!
THE TEXAS QSO PARTY sponsored by the Texas DX Society. 1400Z May 3 to
2200z May 4, 1997. Exchange RST and State (Province, Country, or Maritime
region). Texas stations use RST and County. Stations may be worked once per
band/mode. Texas mobiles may be worked once per band/mode from each county.
Catagories for single and multi op, multi single and multi multi, Texas
and multi op, QRP single and multi xmtr, and a Club Aggregate catagory. Score
two points per phone QSO and three points per CW and other digital mode QSO.
Multipliers: non -Texas stations use number of Texas counties worked - a
254 plus Armadillo County mystery station. Texas stations use number of
counties, states, Canadian Provinces, and DX countries (less USA, Canada,
and Alaska). Add bonus points to your final score: Non - Texas stations add
hundred points for EVERY ten Texas mobiles worked per band/mode. Texas
stations add one hundred points for EVERY ten Texas mobiles worked per
band/mode. Texas mobiles add five thousand points per every five counties
with at least five contacts per county and add one hundred points for EVERY
Texas mobiles worked per band/mode. Suggested frequencies: CW - 30 khz up.
Phone - 25 khz up in General class segments. VHF - 50.200 144.200
Send logs (and dupe sheets if over 200 QSOs) by June 5, 1997 to TDXS, POB
540291, Houston, TX 77254 or Email to W5HNS@aol.com. For a complete set
of rules see TDXS website http://wb5fnd.tech.uh.edu:80/~tdxs/ or Email
SASE to W5HNS. TQP is supported by NA Contest Software from LTA @ (216)
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