Michigan QSO Party
April 19 & 20, 1997
Sponsored by the Hazel Park ARC & the Eastern MI ARC
Operating Periods 1800Z April 19 until 0300Z April 20
1100Z April 20 until 0200Z April 21.
Frequencies: CW - 1810, 3540, 3725, 7035, 7125, 14035, 21035, 21125, 28025,
28125; Phone - 1855, 3905, 7280, 14280, 21380, 28380;
VHF - 50.125, 145.025, 146.55. Try 160 after dark on the even hours.
No WARC bands, No Repeaters
Exchanges: Exchange signal report, QSO number and QTH
(County for MI stations, state or DXCC country for others).
Scoring: 1 point per phone QSO and 2 points per CW QSO. Stations may be
worked once per band/mode. Duplicate contacts must be marked. QSO's with
club calls K8EPV, W8JXU & other MI Club Stations count 5 additional points
Contacts with MI stations on county lines may be claimed for each county as
long as a new contact number is given for each county.
Multipliers: MI stations - sum of MI counties + states + DXCC countries wkd
Others - sum of Michigan counties worked (max 83)
Final Score: Total Points X Total Multipliers
Entry Classes: Single Op, Multi-Op, & Mobile. And QRP
Single & Multi-Op are allowed only one transmitted signal at a time.
Awards: Plaques Certificates
High Score Lower Peninsula Top S/O entry, each MI county
High Score Upper Peninsula Top entry, each State
High Score MI - Multi-Op Top entry, each Province
High Score MI - Mobile Top entry, each Country
High Score QRP where there is a significant entry
High Score Out of State
High Score - MI Club
Logs & Dupe Sheets: Logs must be submitted on an official form or
reasonable facsimile. Forms are available from EMARC. Entries with 100
or more QSO's MUST have dupesheets. Computer logs (NA, CT, etc.) must
include a completed paper summary sheet.
Please include $1.00 (US) with your log for a copy of the results, and to
help defray the costs of mailing, printing, handling, etc.
Log Submission: Mail logs by May 31, 1997 to MI QSO Party (EMARC),
POB 611230, Port Huron, MI 48061-1230
E-mail logs by May 31, 1997 to email@example.com
Attach an ascii file <call>.prn or <call>.log and <call>.sum summary sheet.
At this time the following clubs have sponsored Plaques.
Dale Williams WA8EFK High Score - MI Lower Peninsula
Eastern MI ARC High Score - Multi-Op
MI QRP Club High Score - QRP
Hazel Park ARC High Score - MI Club
Oakland Co ARS High Score - Out of State
SEMDXA High Score - DX
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