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[SD-User] ARRL DX SSB Contest

Subject: [SD-User] ARRL DX SSB Contest
From: Paul O'Kane <>
Date: Fri, 01 Mar 2013 12:45:24 +0000
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The ARRL DX Contest takes place from 0000 UTC Saturday
to 2359 Sunday 2/3 March.  It is SSB-only on the 6
contest bands from 160-10m.  There are single and
all-band categories for HP, LP (150w) and QRP.

Rules at

SD V16.13 supports this event -

  W/VE entrants - select the "ARRL SSB DX, W/VE" template.
  All others    - select the "ARRL SSB DX, DX" template.

Please take care not to select the ARRL 10m or ARRL 160m

W/VE entrants work DX only, send state/province. Mults
are DXCC countries by band.

DX entrants work W/VE only, send power.  Mults are
W/VE states and provinces by band (63).  When logging
the W/VE state or province, SD lets you enter anything
relevant and it will log the standard 2-character code
(if you're not familiar with them).  For example, enter
F (on its own) for Florida - or B (on its own) for British
Columbia.  KE or KEN is logged as KY (Kentucky).

After the contest, use SDCHECK to create your Cabrillo
log, and send it to  Please mention
SD in your soapbox comments.

Paul EI5DI
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