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9H3YYSINGLE-OP LOWIt's big fun to be a multiplier...
AA1OSINGLE-OP HIGHI really need a better antenna
AA8SWSINGLE-OP LOW1ST LICENSED 2017
AB0OSINGLE-OP LOWSaturday night better thatn Sunday night due to Sunday storms. Fun to be back to 160 after several years' absence.
AB8MMULTI-OPPut in a full night Friday night and a partial night on Saturday (based on the rates between 2am and 6am ET on Saturday morning, it didn't seem worth the punishment of running until sunrise on Sunday morning.) The DX Engineering Receive Four Square Array
AC4GSINGLE-OP HIGHTerrible storms Friday and Saturday evenings with much QRN due to lightning in the distance causing havoc with reception. Even the beverage antennas were not able to minimize the QRN. Shut down much of Friday and Saturday evening due to storms in the area
AD0HSINGLE-OP HIGHLost 49 QSOs Friday night to a computer glitch started over Sat.
AF1TSINGLE-OP HIGHConditions were better the first night. Glad to work KH7XS. Where was SD?
AJ3OSINGLE-OP LOWEven with problem antennas and only a short operating time it was a blast. Only wish I could have stayed in longer!
AJ6TSINGLE-OP LOWNo operation on Friday. Started late on Saturday just to see if I could make 100 non-assisted QSOs with 100 watts and my mis-tuned inverted L with two elevated radials and no RX antenna. Aside from the passing thunderstorms the band was remarkably qu
CR5KMULTI-OPPoor condx.But lot of fun!
DF5RFSINGLE-OP HIGHWas that less activity than in CW or is 300 Watts just not enough for SSB, hi. 73.
DH7TNOSINGLE-OP LOWTS-590S and inverted-L antenna.
DJ1AAASSISTED HIGHICOM IC-7800, ACOM2000A, Inverted V Dipol (RX+TX), QRV about 4h.
DJ3AKASSISTED HIGHIcom IC7300 250W out & GPA
DJ7WWSINGLE-OP HIGHAll State and Provinces multipliers worked during first night.
DK3HVASSISTED HIGHFTDX9000 Kelemen ,160-80-40 Dipol 54 m , ACOM 2000
DK3WWASSISTED HIGHRig: K3+500W TXAnt: Vertical 23m RXAnt: ApexLoop
DK4MDASINGLE-OP LOWMany thanks for any contact using my small antenna mount in the attic.
DK9VCASSISTED HIGHANTENNA: WINDOM 78M LONG AND 15M HIGH POWER: 400 WATT PEAK
DL0AZMULTI-OPonce again a lot of fun, first time testing a reversible BOG antenna, which improved our station, incredible what you do (not) hear when switched on opposite direction
DL2RCHSINGLE-OP LOW2 times 1 hour = 50 QSO
DL3DWASSISTED HIGHBad mode!
DL4ZASINGLE-OP LOWYaesu FTdx3000 - TX Viertelwellen Magnetik Loop - RX BOK 100 Meter l ang
DL5SFCSINGLE-OP LOWJust for fun.
DL6DBPSINGLE-OP LOWmy first 160 m Contest
DL7AMULTI-OPNice contest!! Thank you to all contesters.
DL7CXASSISTED HIGHjust some qsos for fun....
EB8AYASINGLE-OP LOWOn my 5th contest. Better than the last, with more DXCC and the same CQ.TNX ALL.
ED1RMULTI-OPTNX QSOS CU NEXT YEAR 73 DE TEAM
ER5DXSINGLE-OP LOWICOM 7300 100W INVERTED L
EW6WSINGLE-OP HIGHSO2R 4 SQ full-size dipole 60 meters up
EW8RSINGLE-OP HIGHTU FOR ALL!
F5NBXASSISTED HIGH73 FRED F5NBX
G3QASSISTED HIGHEnjoyable contest, but must get a better 160m antenna.
G5QSINGLE-OP HIGHCondx to USA average - better on Saturday than Sunday .... but as always some outstanding signals.
GM5XSINGLE-OP HIGHFun 'fresh-meat' pile up in last 48 minutes of the contest.
GW0NVNSINGLE-OP LOWFAULTY FEEDER 100W IN 28W OUT HAVE A GOOD YEAR 73S GW0NVN
GW1YQMSINGLE-OP HIGHInverted L Antenna, 400W
HA3DXASSISTED HIGHRig YAESU FT2000 HENRY 3K Premier PA Ant Deltaloops(NW-SE) (SW-NE) full size,verticaly polarized + K9AY+ BOG NW Excelent preselector from HA5IW improved significantly my RX quality and it solved the usage of my TX antennas with SDRPLAY RSP2. Nice job than
HG6LMULTI-OPICOM756pro 100w dipoles
I2BPPSINGLE-OP LOW100 w ant calc tap wire 39 m long 12 high
IT9VCEASSISTED HIGHInverted V dipole high 15 m - Total activity 8 hours. Only one qso with NA.
IZ0BVUSINGLE-OP HIGHLow propagation in my QTH, only Europe station
IZ0DXDASSISTED HIGHcontest difficult but always fun
K0EAASSISTED HIGHdespite the bad wx nation wide.i was still able to have some fun i much prefer the cw version.
K0OOMULTI-OPTHE TOPBAND CONTEST IS A FAVORITE TO ALL
K1THASSISTED HIGHMuch tougher than CW running LP and a low dipole.
K3CCRMULTI-OPK3CCR is the club station at the Collington continuing-care retirement community at FM 18OW in MD, just east of DC. N3UM and W3GB did Multi-Op HP in the 2019 CQ 160 SSB. To start W3GB got 75 Qs, 22 St/Pv mults, and VP9 2211-2356Z. Good run rate, 60/hr, bu
K3TWSINGLE-OP QRPBand conditions were good for QRP (5 watts output).
K3URTSINGLE-OP LOWMY FIRST TIME ON 160M.
K4CGYSINGLE-OP HIGHGreat Contest
K4NVSINGLE-OP HIGHONLY ON FOR 2 HRS BUT BAND SEEMED OK TO ME BUT NOISY BECAUSE OF THE RAIN.
K4ROSINGLE-OP HIGHLots of storms in TN this weekend.
K4WIASSISTED HIGHPart time effort only Friday evening got 5 hours
K5RXSINGLE-OP HIGHI just planned to work the few loud stations I could hear over the line noise. And with fog, the line noise Friday night was even worse than it had been. But some European stations, especially HBs, were as loud as I have ever heard Europe on 160 and wel
K5XUSINGLE-OP LOWHad fun despite the noisy WX.
K5ZDSINGLE-OP HIGH160 contest on ssb is always a mosh pit of signals.
K7IUSINGLE-OP HIGHReally good number of stations on for the entire contest.
K8GQSINGLE-OP LOWPut your comments here. Use multiple lines if needed.
K8OZSINGLE-OP HIGHNew, short, top-loaded vertical worked well. Lots of great op's. 73
K9WNSINGLE-OP HIGHMURPHY STRIKES! Heck of a time for the T/R relay in amp to go south.
KA1JSINGLE-OP HIGHCheers!
KC4NXASSISTED HIGHHad a great time. Thanks to the sponsors and all who participated.
KD0EZSSINGLE-OP HIGHA fun contest to op! lots a stations on the air.
KE0CZQSINGLE-OP HIGHGood Luck!
KE1IHASSISTED HIGHGreat Contest!
KG6BXWSINGLE-OP LOWI had one duplicate contact with W0NO. I misheard him on the radio my bad.
KI7MASSISTED HIGHFirst night was great. Second was a real hard go.
KK7PWASSISTED HIGHGreat fun! 73 from West Seattle.
KK7VLSINGLE-OP QRPRadio was a Yaesu FT-890. Maximum power output was 5 watts.
KM4FOSSINGLE-OP LOWUsing Remote Ham Radio station in Chaplin CT Grid FN21 Windham County
KN2MASSISTED HIGHFierce windstorm and general power outage this weekend too.
KQ9JSINGLE-OP HIGHNot much time to operate but had fun anyway!
KS7TSINGLE-OP HIGHHad total cloud cover with a major snowstorm here in the Rockies To contend with the whole contest weekend so the QRN level was high. I hate being an alligator but so many guys signals just disappeared right after I heard the first letter of their call.
KV4ZYSINGLE-OP LOWCasual operating just for fun
KZ1OSINGLE-OP LOWProving that I could work 160 mobile from worst local conditions in RV park
LU8DPMASSISTED HIGHFirts nit S 6/7 noise,second nite S 9+,Mario.LU8DPM
LY4ZZASSISTED HIGHIt's the first my contest in CQWW160SSB. Heavy contest, very heavy.
LY5YYSINGLE-OP LOWIt was very hard to listen 160m in a city. Sometimes I was trying to copy a call for about 5 minutes. Only half of it was succesfull. I apologise for them I didn't copy call after such time. Nevertheless the contest was realy good.
M0MCVSINGLE-OP LOWThe addition of some elevated radials seemed to help, but the 160 set up here is not competitive. Pleased to find 34 DXCC, including TF and EA6 as new 160 slots. All QSOs S&P.
M6OXOSINGLE-OP QRPVERY HARD WORK MEGA QSB Any problems with my score please correct
N0HDRSINGLE-OP LOWIcom 7300, 100 watts to a Inverted "L"
N0LDSINGLE-OP LOWFirst 160m contest since moving to OK... worked 27 new states on voice!
N0YETSINGLE-OP HIGHUsing a shunt fed 43 foot tower in middle of town in middle of the US.
N2CWMULTI-OPOperating from our awesome SJDXA club station on Barnegat Bay in SNJ.
N4NTOSINGLE-OP LOWWhat fun! Cdx not the best, but great fun! Glad to hear good activity!
N6OILSINGLE-OP LOWTesting out my re-capped Kenwood TS-830S, wish I had more time to play.
N8HKUSINGLE-OP LOWLots of noise, but DSP tamed it.
N8IISINGLE-OP LOWI was low on energy, did not operate past about 0215Z. Noise was up and condx to west were down the 2nd night. My only EU DX was EW6.
N8ILSINGLE-OP HIGHLots of atmospheric noise, but fun!
N8OQSINGLE-OP QRPEasy UA7K QSO at 5W! Near his local sunrise. Very good conditions, heard a lot of DX but at 5W...
N9TFSINGLE-OP LOWNo time to play in SSB 160 this year. Made a few contacts, and experimented with my D3W rotatable dipole at 42' as a RX antenna. Interesting results. Did make a difference on what I could receive. Did hear stations in the clear that were not present in my
ND8DXMULTI-OPVery high winds on Sunday led to a loss of several receive antennas and eventually a power outage towards the end of the contest.
NJ4FSINGLE-OP HIGHS&P only
NL8FASSISTED HIGHjust got antenna up nice to hear so many stations on 160
NN4RBSINGLE-OP HIGHAntenna problems forced only a few contacts.
NO6EDSINGLE-OP LOWA few signals floating on a flood of noise
NQ6NASSISTED HIGHEnjoyed using the W1VE DVK with voice synthesis!
OE1HHBSINGLE-OP HIGH160 with balcony antennas. New personal high score due to low QRN/noise.

      

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