NRAU ACTIVITY CONTEST - OPEN CLASS 2015
||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
80) Open Class 70 MHz
4X) Open Class 144 MHz
6X) Open Class 432 MHz
7X) Open Class 1,3 GHz
82) Open Class 2,3 GHz
83) Open Class 3,4 GHz
84) Open Class 5,7 GHz
85) Open Class 10 GHz
86) Open Class 24 GHz
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. 2015=15
Example : 6XAB1CD.A15 - 432MHz log for AB1CD from October
||See also "EDR
Basic Contest Rules".
Last update: 2015-01-05