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CQ Worldwide VHF Contest

July 18, 2020 - July 19, 2020

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Ham Radio Contest

The objectives of this contest are for hams from around the world to contact as many amateurs as possible in the contest period, to promote VHF, to allow VHF operators the opportunity to experience the enhanced propagation available at this time of year, and for interested amateurs.

Dates and Times: Starts: 1800 UTC Saturday –  Ends: 2100 UTC Sunday

CQ Worldwide VHF Contest
Status: Active
Geographic Focus: Worldwide
Participation: Worldwide
Mode: Any
Bands: All amateur radio frequencies on 50 MHz (6 meters) and 144 MHz (2 meters) may be used as authorized by local law and license class. Note exceptions in Rule XI for common repeater frequencies and 146.52 MHz.
Classes: Single Op All Band
Single Op All Band QRP
Single Op Single Band
Hilltopper: Single Op QRP Portable (6hrs)
Exchange: 4-character grid square
Work stations: Once per band
QSO Points: 1 point per 6m QSO
2 points per 2m QSO
Multipliers: Each grid square once per band
Score Calculation: Total score = total QSO points x total mults
E-mail logs to: cqvhf[at]cqww-vhf[dot]com
Mail logs to: CQ VHF Paper Logs
c/o Charles Towner
P.O. Box 73
Palatine, IL 60078
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July 18, 2020
July 19, 2020
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