Methinks more high point CW players and "easier" to catch multipliers versus
phone, because of power.
It will be a good question to ask the guys who will be giving talks at events
like SEDCO later this year...
Tennessee Contest Group
Tennessee QSO Party
Elecraft K2 #4455
Elecraft K3/100 #366
Elecraft K3/100 #1875
--- On Tue, 7/13/10, Jorge Diez - CX6VM <email@example.com> wrote:
> From: Jorge Diez - CX6VM <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] 2010 IARU Pre-checking your log...
> To: email@example.com
> Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2010, 4:07 PM
> Nice worksheet Bob,
> Took my attention the % of CW and SSB QSO´s.
> The stations in 1st and 3th place have a big % difference
> between the SSB
> and CW QSO´s, while the station in 2nd place have near the
> half in CW and
> the half in SSB.
> Maybe this strategy was bad for the Estonia Team?
> And why do you think the top stations prioritized the CW
> QSO´s? Because of
> the low power used?
> -----Mensaje original-----
> De: firstname.lastname@example.org
> En nombre de Robert Chudek - K0RC
> Enviado el: Martes, 13 de Julio de 2010 12:37 p.m.
> Para: Minnesota Wireless Association; email@example.com;
> Asunto: Re: [CQ-Contest] 2010 IARU Pre-checking your
> For those people interested in slicing and dicing the WRTC
> performances, I have added a Scores worksheet to this
> workbook. The data was downloaded from the WRTC website:
> You can sort the columns to analyze the different
> statistics. For
> example, it was interesting to see the score reduction
> rates of
> the various teams and how this compared to their standing.
> reductions ranged from less than 3% to nearly 9%
> Revision 1.0.2 can be downloaded from: http://tinyurl.com/267ordj
> 73 de Bob - KØRC in MN
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Robert Chudek - K0RC" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: "Minnesota Wireless Association" <email@example.com>;
> Sent: Monday, July 12, 2010 9:03 PM
> Subject: Re: 2010 IARU Pre-checking your log...
> > Rev 1.0.1 has been uploaded and adds some
> functionality. The workbook will
> > now count the special AC, R1, R2, and R3 QSOs too. An
> error counter has
> > been added to the ZoneCheck worksheet so you don't
> have the scroll the
> > page to discover there were no errors detected.
> > There is an issue where some Entities use the same
> IARU code. These QSOs
> > are now summed and listed under the first name.
> Additional locations are
> > still on the list but grayed out. They are no longer
> double counted. The
> > workbook will not determine the individual Entity
> name, only the number of
> > times the IARU Code was logged.
> > Download the update here: http://tinyurl.com/267ordj
> > 73 de Bob - KØRC in MN
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Robert Chudek - K0RC" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > To: <N1MMLogger@yahoogroups.com>;
> > Wireless Association" <email@example.com>
> > Sent: Monday, July 12, 2010 12:38 PM
> > Subject: [MWA] 2010 IARU Pre-checking your log...
> > I created a new Excel workbook for IARU contest logs.
> This tool will
> > identify inconsistencies in logging IARU zone
> > You can download the tool from here: http://tinyurl.com/267ordj
> > This workbook is pre-populated with a dummy log in the
> Log1 worksheet to
> > illustrate how this tool can identify inconsistencies
> in logging. View the
> > ZoneCheck work sheet and scroll down to lines 226 and
> 371. You will see a
> > red cell to draw your attention to a problem. In one
> case, a typo reverses
> > two letters in a HQ identifier. In the second case, a
> station was worked
> > multiple times but in one instance the zone number
> does not match the
> > others.
> > Limitations: This tool will not identify a wrong zone
> from a single
> > (unique) QSO. It will also not identify a wrong zone
> if the zone number
> > was consistently logged wrong. This workbook will only
> process logs of
> > 10,000 QSOs or less.
> > HOW TO CHECK YOUR LOG:
> > Clear the existing data from the Log1 worksheet by
> clicking the "Select
> > All" cell (above row 1, to the left of column A).
> Clicking this cell will
> > highlight the entire worksheet. Press the delete key.
> The worksheet will
> > be cleared and is now ready for your log.
> > Use Notepad to copy and paste your Cabrillo file into
> the Log1 worksheet.
> > Use the standard Windows routine to copy and paste all
> the lines that
> > start with QSO: in your Cabrillo file.
> > Next, use the menu DATA > TEXT TO COLUMNS
> selections to populate the
> > columns on the worksheet. When the conversion window
> pops up, select the
> > "Fixed width" button and then click the "Finish"
> button. Excel will make
> > the conversion and populate columns A through K with
> the fields from your
> > Cabrillo import.
> > Next, go to the ZoneCheck worksheet and click the
> "Check Zones" button in
> > the upper left corner. Excel will analyze your Log1
> data and populate
> > columns E through H. It will also analyze the
> callsigns and zones and
> > populate columns J through L. Scroll down this
> worksheet to see if there
> > are any cells in column L highlighted in red.
> > The Reports worksheet also provides some rudimentary
> statistics from your
> > log.
> > Email me if you have any questions or difficulties.
> > 73 de Bob - KØRC in MN
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