[CQ-Contest] NAQP - Operating off the continent?
timgep at hotmail.com
Fri Aug 10 22:54:14 EDT 2007
If you want to stay with the NAQP idea, there is always North Dakota! I did
any last weekend, and I was so appreciative of W9ILY/0 putting it on the air
for the RTTY weekend.
Some of the upper 1-land states are rare in NAQP, as was VE4.
IMHO, NAQP would be a waste to operate from a DX location.
Instead, how about the IARU HF contest? That is only 24 hours, and I bet
have a ton of Europeans wanting to work you. IOTA would be a good one
only 24 hours too. If you are into RTTY, there are many 24 hour contests.
Or how about a single band contest like 10 Meter contest? You could work
all day, and enjoy the night life in town with your wife. Conversely, you
could do a
160 Meter contest, and tour around town during the day.
I'm interested to see what the others have to say.
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