Monthly Archives: April 2017

Are you ready for the new Helvetia HF contest?

YES, the Helvetia Contest is becoming an international contest

The Helvetia Contest with the new rules (All- to-all QSO) takes place 29 – 30 April 2017 at 13:00 UTC – 12:59 UTC.

Rules in English available here

There are two main major changes in the Rules:

Scoring of Contacts, Multipliers

  • Contact with a station in Switzerland: 10 points
  • Contact with a station within the same continent: 1 point
  • Contact with a station outside the own continent: 3 points
  • Multipliers: Canton and DXCC country (including Switzerland) per band: 1 point

 Categories

  • SOAB-CW-HP
  • SOAB-SSB-HP
  • SOAB-CW + SSB + Digital-QRP
  • SOAB-CW + SSB + Digital-HP
  • MOAB-CW-HP
  • MOAB-SSB-HP
  • MOAB-CW + SSB + Digital-HP
  • SWL

The major log software should be ready

For further information please go to the official USKA page: http://www.uska.ch/amateurfunkpraxis/wettbewerbe-und-diplome/schweizer-contest-kw/

Useful QSL printing hints by DF7ZS

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Tnx Helmut for your support and for having posted these useful information to our community 

73, Andrea 

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