Fwd: 2009 MICHIGAN QSO PARTY
- Hope to see everyone during the Michigan QSO Party next weekend.
N8XX will be operating from home as K8MAD - the Mad River Radio Club call.
73 de n8xx Hg
-------- Original Message --------
Subject: 2009 MICHIGAN QSO PARTY
Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2009 08:53:11 -0400
From: NU8Z-MiQP <NU8Z-MiQP@...>
**** *2009 **MICHIGAN** QSO PARTY***
Just frying up a little "spam" to remind you all of the 2009 Michigan
QSO Party. This years MiQP will be next weekend on April 18^th.
We would like to invite you all to get on the air and have some fun. Be
it a serious effort, or just passing out some Q's , your participation
will be appreciated.
We are expecting a good level of "in state" activity this year. There
will be a good mix of fixed, mobile, and portable stations to make
The details are listed below:
Date /Time: Michigan QSO Party, sponsored by the Mad River Radio Club,
from 1600Z April 18^th until 0400Z (19th) Stations may operate the full
12 hours. (12 noon on the 18^th until 12 midnight local Michigan time)
Modes and Categories: Phone and CW on 80/40/20/15/10 meters. Single-op,
multi-op, mobile and Emergencies Operations Center (EOC) and “Rookie”
categories. Single-op entries are categorized by output power, QRP (5W
or less), Low Power (100W or less), and High Power (greater than 100W).
Multipliers: Work stations once per band and mode. Work other states and
Michigan Stations. MI to MI QSO's are allowed. Work portables and
mobiles again as they change counties, state or province.
Exchange: Exchange QSO number and location (county for MI stations,
state/province or "DX" for others).
Scoring: One point per phone QSO, two points per CW QSO. Count
multipliers once per mode. Multipliers are MI counties for all entries,
plus states & provinces for MI entries only. Final score is total QSO
points times total multipliers.
Freqs: Suggested frequencies: CW-3545, 7045, 14045, 21045, 28045;
Phone-3800, 7200, 14250, 21300, 28450.
Log Submittal: No later than 30 days after the contest
Electronic logs, in Cabrillo format, to logs@...
Paper logs via USPS to:
Mad River Radio Club
c/o Dave Pruett K8CC
2727 Harris Road,
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
More Information: For complete rules, along with free logging software,
log and summary sheets, and Fliers see http://www.miqp.org
73 es cu April 18th 2009