QRP Homebrewer Sprint
March 28, 2011 ... 0000z to 0400z UTC
(Sunday March 27, 20011 ... 8-12 PM EDT)
Put down the soldering
iron and get on the air with other QRP homebrewers! The NJQRP Club is sponsoring this fun, quick and easy QRP sprint ...
with a homebrew twist! Includes PSK31 mode and multipliers
for home-built gear.
Mission: Promote homebrewed & homemade equipment on the air together.
PSK31 Warblers too! Anyone with ANY equipment can enter.
Sponsor: New Jersey QRP Club ( http://www.njqrp.org )
When: The fourth Monday in March and in September, 0000-0400 UTC
(Sunday evening in USA/Canada)
Modes: CW and PSK31. (Both modes considered separate bands)
QRP CW and PSK31 frequencies recommended on 80, 40, 20, 15 and 10 meters.
Exchange: RST -
State/Province/Country - Power out
2 Commercial Equipment
3 Homebrew Xmtr or Rcvr
4 Homebrew Xmtr AND Rcvr or Xcvr
(Kits are okay for homebrew)
Power Mult: The highest power used during the contest determines the multiplier ...
a) >5W = X1
b) >1-5W = X7
c) >250mW - 1W = X10
d) 250mW or less = X15
State/Province/Country for all bands. The same station
may be worked on more than one band for QSO points and
SPC credit. CW and PSK31 are considered separate bands.
SCORE: Points(total for all bands)
x SPC (total for all bands)
x power multiplier.
Awards: Awards: Special certificates will be awarded.
Sprint results will be published on
the NJQRP Web pages
and in AmQRP "Homebrewer Magazine".
Prior years: 2007:
2006: Spring and Fall
2005: Spring and Fall
2004: Spring and Fall
2003: Spring and Fall
2002: Spring and Fall
2001: Spring and Fall
Entries must be received by 30 days from the contest. The
log sheets and summary should be included. E-mail logs are
accepted in text form. (No word processor files etc).
Also paper logs are ok.
Include an SASE or E-mail address for the results, if desired.
Please include your Soapbox info with your equipment and
Send logs to:
Larry Makoski, W2LJ
327 Clinton Place
South Plainfield, NJ 07080
or send by email to firstname.lastname@example.org