NRAU ACTIVITY CONTEST - OPEN CLASS 2013
||EDR hereby invites all licensed radio amateurs outside
Aaland, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden to participate in the NRAU Activity
Contest - Open Class.
|DATE & TIME
||- 144 MHz, on the first Tuesday in every month
- 432 MHz, on the second Tuesday in every month
- 1,3 GHz, on the third Tuesday in every month
- Microwave, on the fourth Tuesday in every month (not on December 24.)
- 50 MHz, on the second Thursday in every month
- 70 MHz, on the third Thursday in every month
local time, CET.
||2X) Open Class 50 MHz
70X Open Class 70 MHz
4X) Open Class 144 MHz
6X) Open Class 432 MHz
7X) Open Class 1,3 GHz
7Y) Open Class Microwave (multi band - one log pr. band)
Single and multi
operators participate in same section.
||Each contacted station counts only ones even if it is
/A, /P etc.
Duplicates must not be deleted from the log, but shall be listed as a normal QSO with zero
(0) points. In case points are claimed for a duplicate QSO, ten times the claimed points
will be deducted.
Entries must contain contacts with at least ONE locator
square (JO65, JO66, etc) covering Nordic territory, with a Nordic station. Any stations outside the Nordic countries
can be worked, and will also count. All operation in accordance with IARU Region 1
bandplans. No contacts via active repeaters or EME are allowed.
||RS(T) and Locator, e.g. 549 JO55WW. No QSO no. is
||50, 70, 144, 432, 1296 MHz
1 point/km + 500 bonus points per WWL.
1 point/km * band multiplier + 500 bonus points per WWL, regardless of band. Band
- 2,3 GHz * 2
- 3,4 GHz * 3
- 5,7 GHz * 4
- 10 GHz * 5
- 24 GHz * 6 etc.
||In the annual result only the nine best contests are
evaluated. The first three stations in each section, and the best station in each country, will
receive an EDR Contest Award.
||Logs must be received no later than two weeks after
the contest at the EDR VHF Contest Manager:
Logs may also be submitted electronically to the contest manager,
REG1TEST format is
Files must be named - CLcccccc.MYY where:
- CL=Section (CLass)
(2X=50 MHz, 4X=144 MHz, 6X=432 MHz, 7X=1,3 GHz, 7Y=Microwave one file per band)
- cccccc=Call, without /A, /P etc.
(1=Jan, 2=Feb, 3=Mar, 4=Apr, 5=May, 6=Jun, 7=Jul, 8=Aug, 9=Sep, A=Oct, B=Nov and C=Dec)
- YY=Year, e.g. 2013=13
Example : 6XAB1CD.A13 - 432MHz log for AB1CD from October
||See also "EDR
Basic Contest Rules".
Last update: 2013-04-30