NCCC PRACTICE SPRINT continues this week, Oct. 25, local date in
North America; Oct. 26, Z time.
Get ready for ARRL Sweepstakes this Thursday. SS rules, but dupes on
different bands OK. (We retain a little flavor of NS!)
--30 mins 0230-03Z (all NCCC practice sessions will be the same
LOCAL START time, year round, UFN)
-- Start 0230Z (1930 PDT, 2030 MDT, 2130 CDT 2230 EDT)
This Thursday, use modified SS rules using four bands:
BANDS: 20, 40, 80, 160m: -- 14040, 7040, 3540, 1815 +/-5. SPREAD OUT!
-- CW only, choice of power, dupes allowed on other bands. Mults
count just once.
Slow speed NS from 0200 to 0215Z, 20 and 40m.
The schedule of Thursday (sometimes Friday also) events through
October is posted on the NEXT NS page at:
http://www.ncccsprint.com/next_ns.htm. This page will soon have the
NS schedule from Nov. 1 through the winter season.
General rules and further info at: http://www.ncccsprint.com/
-- Report scores near 3610 LSB after the practice, at 0300Z (8 PM PDT) on
the weekly NCCC net), and the 3830 Score posting page (thanks to
WA7BNM & N7WA).
Next week, Nov. 1 & 2: REAL SS CW rules (no dupes): 40, 80m. (20m
is getting useless at 0230Z)
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