[SCCC] Fwd: [CQ-Contest] North American QSO Party on RTTY Saturday July 21, 2012

Timothy Coker n6win73 at gmail.com
Sun Jul 8 18:41:48 PDT 2012

Anyone interested in operating this contest please send me an email with a
guesstimate of how long you will be operating. I will then structure the
teams amd submit teams to the NAQP sponsors.


Tim /N6WIN
---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: "K6UFO Mark Aaker" <k6ufo at arrl.net>
Date: Jul 8, 2012 5:45 PM
Subject: [CQ-Contest] North American QSO Party on RTTY Saturday July 21,
To: "cq-contest at contesting.com" <cq-contest at contesting.com>

The North American QSO Party on RTTY will be on Saturday July 21, 2012.
The party runs from 1800Z Saturday July 21 to 0600Z Sunday July 22, 2012.
New York-time: Saturday 2PM to Sunday 2AM EDST
California-time: Saturday 11AM to 11PM PDST.

NAQP is a "friendly" contest, with an exchange of Name and
Maximum power is 100 watts. Five bands 10m to 80m, and QSOs and Multipliers
again on each band. Single operators can operate up to 10 hours of the 12
period. Rules and information at:

Also, we'll have an "On-The-Air" Practice Session for NAQP-RTTY the previous
evening: 0200 - 0230 UTC July 21st.
New York-time: Friday July 20th 10:00PM to 10:30PM EDST
California-time: Friday July 20th 7:00PM to 7:30PM PDST.
Test your setup and messages, check propagation, have fun.
Usual NAQP exchange, bands and rules - but no logs or reporting.

A fun part of NAQP-RTTY is to form a "Team". Anyone can recruit a Team
of 2 to 5 single operators who will have their scores combined for a Team
Both individual and Team scores will be published in the National Contest
magazine. Teams must be registered before the start of the contest at the
Team Registration link on

See you on RTTY, Saturday July 21, 2012.

Mark Aaker K6UFO
NAQP RTTY Contest Manager
k6ufo at arrl.net
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CQ-Contest at contesting.com

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