ARRL September VHF 2017

The ARRL September VHF Contest starts September 9th at 11:00 am and ends September 10th at 8:00 pm PDT.

Club Competition

The Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers will be participating in the Club Gavel Competition for the contest. All club members are encouraged to operate the contest from their home, portable or mobile station as they would normally during the contest. When submitting your logs, add “Club: Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers” to the log file and let us know that you participated in the contest. Your scores will count towards your normal individual or group awards and also be added to the club’s score to compete with other clubs in the area.

ARRL June VHF Contest Information:

The object of the contest is to contact as many amateurs as possible on 6 meters and above. There will be several mountain top and rover stations participating in the contest this year. Please help them out by giving them contacts during the contest period.

ARRL Sept. VHF Contest webpage with details and rules of the contest:  http://www.arrl.org/september-vhf

Contest Logging Software:

Paper Logging Info

Grid Square Locator

Find your grid here: http://www.aprs.fi

Operating Frequencies

MHz SSB FM
50 50.125 (Calling Freq)
50.125 – 50.250
50.110-50.125 (International)
52.525
144 144.200 (Calling Freq)
144.150 -144.250
146.520
146.550
146.580
145.700
147.540
222 222.100 223.500
432 432.100 (Calling Freq)
432.070 – 432.150
446.000
902 902.100 927.500
1296 1296.100 1294.500

Listen to FM Frequencies at the top and bottom of the hour, except at the beginning of the contest.

End of Contest

Submit Logs to: Info@k6arp.org and ARRL per contest instructions/rules.