[CQ-Contest] NS RTTY this Thursday

Ken K6MR k6mr at outlook.com
Wed Jun 10 01:43:39 EDT 2020

Greetings Diddlers:

Another double digit week.  I don’t want to sabotage the record, so I’ll just say thanks to everyone for spending part of their Thursday evenings with the group.

Welcome to  K7JSG, who according to 3830 is a second timer.  It takes time to put everything together so hope to see you printing in the future.  Also welcome (again) to K0TG, who is well known in CW circles and now using his experience on RTTY.  And welcome to anyone I missed.  Remember, 1 Q or 100, please post to 3830 so we know the real activity level.

The weekend has the DRCG WW RTTY test, so there should be some good activity.  The RTTYOps Weekend Sprint is also on, though it does overlap the DRCG.  So take your pick.
The details for our little get together this week:

Friday,  12 June 2020, 0145Z - 0215Z (Thursday, 11 June in NA)
-- 1845 - 1915 PDT
-- 2145 - 2215 EDT
-- (others in-between those two)
-- 160: Around 1805  (Last two to five minutes seem to be popular…)
-- 80/40/20/15 +84 kHz up from the band edge   <--NOTE
-- Same band dupes ok after 1 intervening Q.
-- 1 kHz QSY rule, otherwise standard Sprint rules
-- Mults per band.
-- 100W power limit

Please visit http://www.ncccsprint.com/rttyns.html for complete rules and links to other info. If you find any problems with the web pages, please let me know so we can get them fixed.

If you would like to receive all the latest info about NS as well as a have a place for comments and questions, sign up for the NS mailing list:  https://groups.io/g/nccc-blue

Contestonlinescore.com has a slot set up for us if you’d like to make sure your logger is talking to the world.  Select NCCC NA RTTY Sprint.

Report scores to 3830scores.com, and join us at 0300Z on 3610 kHz (+/- a few for ongoing groups) for comments and questions (and dinner menus).

Diddle diddle,

Ken K6MR

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