The ARRL September VHF Contest starts September 9th at 11:00 am and ends September 10th at 8:00 pm PDT.
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:
- N1MM: http://n1mm.hamdocs.com/
- W3KM: http://www.qsl.net/w3km/
- N3FJP: http://www.n3fjp.com/vhfuhf.html
Paper Logging Info
- Paper Log Sheet: http://www.arrl.org/files/file/Contest%20Logs/vuelog.pdf
- Contest Summary Sheet: http://www.arrl.org/files/file/Contest%20Logs/SeptVHFSum.pdf
Grid Square Locator
Find your grid here: http://www.aprs.fi
|50||50.125 (Calling Freq)
50.125 – 50.250
|144||144.200 (Calling Freq)
|432||432.100 (Calling Freq)
432.070 – 432.150
Listen to FM Frequencies at the top and bottom of the hour, except at the beginning of the contest.
End of Contest
Submit your logs to ARRL per contest instructions/rules. If you need assistance with your logs, contact: Info@k6arp.org