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North American QSO Party, RTTY — Feb. 2011

North Amer­i­can QSO Par­ty, RTTY — Feb­ru­ary Call: WF7T Operator(s): WF7T Sta­tion: WF7T Class: Sin­gle Op LP QTH: TN Oper­at­ing Time (hrs): 10 Radios: SO2R Sum­ma­ry: Band QSOs Mults — — — — — — - 80186 44 40185 46 20104 28 1547 12 103 2 — — — — — — - Total: …

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Single Operator Two Radio

SO2R…all the con­testers are doing it. I have want­ed to try it for a num­ber of years now. Final­ly, after sev­er­al tri­als around the sta­tion engi­neer­ing I used it to great suc­cess in the 2011 Wpx RTTY con­test. My set­up: Icom IC-7600 as pri­ma­ry rig, Yae­su FT-857D as sec­ondary. I.C.E 419B band­pass fil­ters con­nect­ed to each. All my …

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RTTY WPX WF7T SOAB LP, Feb. 2011

Addi­tion­al notes after the sum­ma­ry… CQ WW RTTY WPX Con­test Call: WF7T Operator(s): WF7T Sta­tion: WF7T Class: SOAB LP QTH: TN Oper­at­ing Time (hrs): 30 Radios: SO2R Sum­ma­ry: Band QSOs — — — — 80: 222 40: 288 20: 172 15: 93 10: 0 — — — — Total: 775 Pre­fix­es = 332 Total Score = 637,440 Club: Ten­nessee Con­test Group …

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NA Sprint CW WF7T LP, Feb. 2011

NA Sprint CW Con­test — Feb­ru­ary Call: WF7T Operator(s): WF7T Sta­tion: WF7T Class: Sin­gle Op LP QTH: TN Oper­at­ing Time (hrs): 4 Sum­ma­ry: Band QSOs Op Time — — — — — — — 8091 120 4055 90 2015 30 — — — — — — — Total: 161 Mults = 36 Total Score = 5,796 Club: …

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Rambling post (written while listening to old Country music in a cold basement in Nashville)

Been neglect­ing my weblog for too long! Some minor recon­fig­u­ra­tion occur­ring along with some addi­tion­al met­rics around con­test­ing planned here. To catch up, I have been quite enjoy­ing my IC-7600, learn­ing more and appre­ci­at­ing it with each oper­at­ing ses­sion. I am not quite set­up for SO2R, but I have added some I.C.E 419B band­pass fil­ters along with the YCCC SO2R+ con­troller. I have a sneak­ing sus­pi­cian my …

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