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Straight Key Night

January 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Ham Radio Contest

This 24-hour event is not really a contest, but instead just a day dedicated to celebrating Ham Radio’s CW heritage.

Participants are encouraged to get on the air and simply make enjoyable, conversational CW QSOs. The use of straight keys or bugs to send CW is preferred. There are no points scored and all who participate are winners.

Dates and Times: Straight Key Night is held every January 1 from 0000 UTC through 2359 UTC.

Bands:  All authorized Amateur frequencies, but activity has traditionally been centered on the HF bands.

ARRL 10-Meter Contest
Status: Active
Geographic Focus: Worldwide
Participation: Worldwide
Mode: CW
Bands: All authorized Amateur frequencies, but activity has traditionally been centered on the HF bands.
Score Calculation: Votes for ‘Best Fist’ and “Most Interesting QSO” will be tabulated and included in the results.
E-mail logs to: straightkey@arrl.org
Mail logs to: ARRL Straight Key Night
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111
Find rules at: http://www.arrl.org/straight-key-night

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Date:
January 1
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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