Annually on January 1st
0900 - 1200 UTC
All licensed amateurs and SWLs
3,510 - 3,560 kHz; 7,010 - 7,040 kHz; 14,010 - 14,060 kHz
Only single operators, only CW (A1A). The use of keyboards and automatic CW decoders is not allowed. All logs must contain a declaration that the contest rules have been respected.
CQ TEST AGCW
1: more than 150 W RF output or 300 W DC input
2: max. 150 W out or 300 W in
3: max. 5 W out or 10 W in
RST + serial number (common for all bands). AGCW members add their membership number.
QSO points: Every contacted station counts one QSO point per band. The same station may be worked on different bands. SWL logs have to contain both callsigns and at least one report.
Every worked AGCW member counts as multiplier point.
The sum of the QSO points multiplied by the sum of multiplier points.
Non observance of the rules will lead to disqualification! All logs must contain a declaration that the contest rules have been respected. Send SASE or SAE plus one IRC to receive a list of the results (Be sure to add your complete postal address). The results will also be posted to the AGCW board of the Packet Radio BBS network and to the AGCW home page. Additionally, they will be published in 'AGCW-Info'.
Deadline is January 31.
Werner Hennig, DF5DD
Am Cappeler Freistuhl 33
Logs submitted per e-mail are welcome. E-mail address: email@example.com