Forgive me if I'm incorrect, but isn't there a bye this week on the Thursday
night madness due to the Visalia convention? I thought that's what's the NCCC
website said. Just checking!
On Apr 17, 2012, at 1:37 PM, Matt Murphy <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> NS Ladder XIV - "Contesting on the Edge" This Thursday night at 0230Z (Fri)
> 1930 Pacific 2030 Mountain 2130 Central 2230 Eastern
> Time -- Thursday Night
> 30 minutes exactly.
> Great prep for NA Sprints and multiple chances to win the famous W0YK
> Wine (www.munsvineyard.com)
> - 160, 80, 40 and 20m 40 KHz up from band edge or 1815 [please
> spread out]
> - 100 watts maximum
> - Sprint format,
> - mults per band
> - 1 KHz QSY rule.
> - Contact stations once per band i.e. no same-band duplicate Q's.
> - Score reports to http://www.hornucopia.com/3830score/ (Tks, WA7BNM)
> [Note we will request logs from time to time to verify accuracy]
> Rules: http://www.ncccsprint.com/ladder.html
> Schedule: http://www.ncccsprint.com/next_ns.html
> Important rules:
> 1) Strictly observe the time limits . . see
> http://www.ncccsprint.com/rules.html paragraph "Time".
> 2) After 2nd Q of couplet, please leave a pause for the cq'ing
> stn to ask for fills.
> Setup: Hank, W6SX, has generously provided the F-Key configuration
> file he uses for N1MM, both for the CW and RTTY Sprint to serve as
> examples of a successful SO1V configuration. Links below.
> RTTY: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/7933320/ns/f-key%20files/ns_rtty.mc
> CW: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/7933320/ns/f-key%20files/ns.mc
> Awards: Bottles of CA Pinot Noir wine from the famous W0YK vineyard
> awarded [alternate prizes for those <21] by a weighted random drawing.
> Thus from an awards standpoint, no SO1R "penalty" in this contest.
> Note: our downloadable score base, available weekly and flagged for
> SO2R use, allow a participant to generate personalized rankings by
> selectable criteria. Minimum 5 weeks required for awards. .
> additional entries in drawing table for 1st, 2nd place scores in
> division and for perfect 8-wk participation. Divisions . . see map at
> nccc-blue reflector: All are invited to join this low-volume
> reflector for discussing NS and NS Ladder topics. Sign up at:
> http://www.kkn.net/mailman/listinfo/nccc-blue Phil, W6PK will see
> your request.
> 73 Matt NQ6N, Guest Conductor
> questions to email@example.com
> or any Advisory Group member. N6ZFO, N4AF, N6WM, K6UFO, W4NZ, K4BAI,
> W9RE, N3BB and W0BH
> p.s. Join the fun in the NS RTTY Sprint which starts one hour earlier,
> on the same day as the CW contest. See the separate announcement.
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