[CQ-Contest] NS for Friday, January 26, 0230-0300Z

Thomas Hutton n3zz.tom at gmail.com
Wed Jan 24 17:17:00 EST 2018

NS for Friday, January 26, 0230-0300Z

There were 36 logs on 3830 last week, just a bit down from last week.
Propagation on 20m was spotty but OK from certain call areas.

The Bouvet DXpedition is planning to operate CW mode at 23 kHz up from the
band edge.  At times this will likely impact our 40 kHz up from the band

Summary of NS Sprint Rules:

          — 15, 20, 40, 80 and 160m  38-44 KHz up from band edge, 1813-

              1818 on 160m
          -- 100 watts max.
         --  0230-0300 UTC exactly (please set time accurately)
          -- 100 watts max.
           -- Sprint QSY, format, NAQP-style mults per band
          -- 1 KHz minimum QSY, 2-3 KHz encouraged.
          — Contact stations once per band
          -- Score reports to 3830scores.com (Tks, WA7BNM)
    Rules:  http://www.ncccsprint.com/ladder.html
    Schedule:    http://www.ncccsprint.com/next_ns.html

    Divisions . . see map at http://www.ncccsprint.com/ladder.html
    Weekly results:  "GO" button at www.ncccsprint.com
     Operating tips: http://ncccsprint.com/operating.html

     Reminder to report your scoring to 3830 reflector.

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Join N6RO for an on-the-air rehash at 0300Z Friday at 3610 kHz.


Tom  N3ZZ

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