[CQ-Contest] NCCC Friday Night Practice, August 1 UTC - NAQP rules, 30 Minutes!

Ken Keeler kenkeeler at jazznut.com
Tue Jul 28 17:35:55 PDT 2009

Please pass this on to your regional contest club reflector!

This Friday, we'll use the real North American QSO Party rules for 
the  practice, CHANGE YOUR LOGGER from NS!
JULY 31,  local date in North America;   Aug. 1,  UTC.
Test out your loggers and station, practice the NAQP rules and strategy.

30 minutes starting at 0230Z, and all bands, 160 thru 10m!
-- Start 0230Z (1930 PDT, 2030 MDT, 2130 CDT 2230 EDT)

NAQP RULES:   (NO DUPES on the same band)-- CW only, 100 watts, mults 
count on each band.
BANDS:  10 thru 160m: --  35-45 Khz from the bottom, except:  1815; +/-5.
(Practice moving mults to 10/15m). In the summer there can be strange 
openings on the high bands, plus ground wave.

The  schedule of Thursday (sometimes Friday also) events through 
October is now posted on the NEXT NS page at:

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 contest net), or send your score directly to the 3830 
Thanks to WA7BNM and N7WA for their posting service.
CU, N6RO    kenkeeler at jazznut.com

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