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2010 IARU HF World Championships

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    06/30/2015 | N2JFS

     I was going to test a 42 (almost 43) foot vertical at this year Field Day as I was on my own. The erection went well. It tuned very easy on 40 and 20 so I was set to go. I used my usual tent and felt I was well equipped for this year. 40 was open and ... Read More

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    03/24/2015 | K2EZ/Rover

    I operated a total of 19.5 hours, traveled 1200+ miles  and operated from 8 states, 6 ARRL divisions, 8 ARRL sections and activated 15 grids.  While I worked most on SSB, FM played a significant role representing more than 10% of my final score.  My fi... Read More

  • 11/20/2014 | K5MXG

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  • 07/29/2010 | AE5GT

    Worked W1AW/8 5band 80-10m , 20 M open for buisness 24hr. Very strong S9 +20 signal from W1AW/8 on 10m ,2nd try at QRP phone (09' sweeps 1st) Finished  DXCC (all LOTW) . Read More

  • 07/24/2010 | PS2T

    > Operating Time (hrs): 24
    > Radios: SO2R
    > Summary:
    > Band  CW Qs  Ph Qs  Zones  HQ Mults
    > -------------------------------------
    >  160:  0003   0000   0001    0002
    >   80:  0050   0004   0013    0017
    >   40:  0348   0085   0029    0015
    >   20... Read More

  • 07/21/2010 | NQ2W

    I was only able to spend a few hours with this contest. Nonetheless, I had a ball. Hopefully, next year I will get more seat time and make more Q's. Thanks to everyone that heard my 5W signal. I appreciate your participation, patience, and ability to h... Read More

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    07/13/2010 | WP3GW

    Even thou the conditions were so-so, HQ stations were plenty as always!  Over here the main player was 20 meters after 1800 UTC, the the action went to 40 meters on 2230 UTC, where did manage to work W1AW'/8 and NU1AW very late, and make more contacts ... Read More

  • 07/12/2010 | AI4AW

    It has been eight years since the last time I participated in
    the IARU HF Championships.  In 2002, my call was KC9AZL(this 
    was soon changed to N9QS and then AI4AW).  I was fourteen years old at the  time and had held my license for only six months.  I... Read More