QRP HF RTTY CONTEST - 2014 EDITION RULE

 

The Contest is organized / sponsored by ARI Rimini which will be on air with the IQ4RN callsign, in collaboration with the manager IV3EHH (ARI Pordenone).

 

DATE: Sunday, March 23, 2014

 

WORLD WIDE CONTEST: ANYONE CAN CONNECT EVERYONE

 

PERIOD:  6 continuous hours

 

HOURS: 10:00 UTC at 16:00 UTC (11:00-17:00 LOCAL TIME ITALY)

 

NOTE: all participants are requested to send logs, even with few qso.

 

CATEGORIES:

 

MOP multi-operator = (SING-TX)

 

MPP multi-operator = (SING-TX) portable

 

S20 = SING. OPERATOR 20

 

S2P = SING. OPERATOR 20 portable

 

S40 = SING. OPERATOR 40

 

S4P = SING. OPERATOR 40 portable

 

SOP = SING. OPERATOR all band

 

SPP = SING. OPERATOR all band portable

 

MODE: RTTY

 

POWER: 5 Watts

 

BANDS: 40 and 20 meters.

 

CALLED: CQ WW QRP TEST...

 

USE OF THE PACKET CLUSTER IS NOT ALLOWED

 

AS REQUIRED BY REGULATIONS A "QRP POWER" IS 5 WATTS-OUT

 

REPORTS: Stations will give and receive the RST + CQ-Zone 

For Example Italy: 599/15

 

POINTS AND MULTIPLIERS:

 

For each QSO is valid 1 point

 

For each Cq-Zone connected for the first time 1 multiplier

 

FINAL SCORE:

 

The final score is the sum of QSO points multiplied by the sum of multipliers.

 

SEND-LOG:

 

Will be posted within 15 days of the end of the contest in Cabrillo format.

 

MAIL-LOG:

 

Send E-MAILto : iv3ehh@iv3ehh.it

 

INFO: ik4gni@aririmini.it - iv3ehh@tin.it

 

SOFTWARE:

 

Download RTTY-QRP free from:

 

IV3EHH Homepage (www.iv3ehh.it)

 

OR DIRECTLY FROM OFFICIAL WEBSITE: http://wwwqrprtty.jimdo.com

 

CALLS: Only Home-Call or IQ*** CALLS are allowed

 

SPECIAL CALLS WILL NOT BE allowed.

 

PENALTIES 'AND DISQUALIFICATION:

 

Violation of amateur radio regulations or of rules of the contest;

 

will be deemed sufficient cause for disqualification.

 

THE JUDGMENT OF THE CONTEST COMMITEE IS DEFINITIVE

 

PRIZES:

 

1) THE FIRST CLASSIFIED IN EVERY CATEGORY OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST.

 

Note:

 

we want to give everyone a chance to participate in this contest, EVEN WITHOUT a only 5 Watts-out RTX, so with each other radio please set power output to 5 watts-out, but … 5 watts are 5 watts ... not 50 nor 100 ... ok? !

 

 

 

                                                                                      English version by IK6ZDE