[CQ-Contest] ARRL 10 Meter Contest Records

Kenneth E. Harker kenharker at kenharker.com
Fri Jun 22 08:51:21 EDT 2007

     The records for the ARRL 10 Meter Contest have been updated on the 
ARRLWeb to include results of the 2006 contest.


     Some of the newly set records are mentioned in the Expanded Results 
article for the 2006 contest results:


     Some trivia:

* The oldest Division record is K0RF (W0UA, op.) for the Rocky Mountain 
  SO SSB HP category, set in 1981: 3072 QSOs x 146 multipliers for 897,024 

* There are 16 USA and 13 Canadian section records that remain unclaimed,
  mostly in the Single Operator QRP categories.

* The oldest DX Continental record is KC4AAC (WB6KIL, op.) for the Antarctica
  SO MIX HP category, set in 1975 (366 x 60 = 43920), the last time any 
  station operated the contest from that continent.  The next oldest are 
  all from 1990: 

    - JA1XDA, Asia SO SSB QRP (494 x 67 = 66,196)
    - OT4AAQ (ON4AAQ, op.), Europe SO SSB LP (2301 x 168 = 773,136)
    - VP2EXX, North America SO SSB LP (4306 x 150 = 1,291,800).
    - AH3C, Oceania SO MIX HP (3179 x 244 = 2,188,680)

Kenneth E. Harker WM5R
kenharker at kenharker.com

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