NS RTTY this Thursday
Good group last week. David, KC2WUF was our new station of the week. Welcome David, and we’ll look for you to improve your first score. I won the “Lid of the week” award for calling CQ on 160 with a disconnected receive antenna! NN7SS probably wore out his macro key trying to call me. Sorry, Burt. I promise to do better this week.
The upcoming weekend has a plethora of activity, including a few with RTTY modes. So fire up your setup and make sure everything is ready for the weekend.
Here are the details for our Thursday evening ditty:
Friday, 5 May 2017, 0145Z - 0215Z (Thursday, 4 May 2017 in NA)
-- 1845 - 1915 PDT
-- 2145 - 2215 EDT
-- (others in-between those two)
-- 160: 1805 and up (Last two minutes seem to be popular…)
-- 80/40/20/15 +80kHz up from the band edge (check 20 at the start just in case)
-- 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.
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