|I always enjoy this contest!
|condx worse than last year. but a contest is always a holiday! 73!
|That was first time for me to join the contest on 160m band.
|Put your comments here. Use multiple lines if needed.
|Good openings to Europe both Friday and Saturday nights.
|Took a more serious effort this year, but was only able to operate 12 hours of the 30 hours. Lots QSB on DX signals Friday night, but better Saturday night, although not as many DX stations on Saturday night. Seems like many DX stations were covreed by st
|Setup used was a K2-100, Omni VII, Antenna 40' tall inverted-L
|Operated Remote as I don't have a 160M antenna at this time. Only had a few hours to operate.
|One of these days I'll put up a real 160M antenna! 73 de Peter, AE1T
|Antenna: 40m EFHW
|Operated strictly as a mobile from Stonington Point, CT overlooking Block Island Sound, Fisher's Island Sound, and the eastern end of Long Island Sound. This is the fourth 160 meter CW contest I operated in this season as a mobile from this location. Its
|K3 / RF-Kit PA / low fixed dipole
|IC-7610 Vertical or Dipole 100 Watts
|Contest is not the same like years ago. Lots of QRN made Lowbands deaf and difficult to work. Get some nice dx in lots of QRM ... See you next year ?? 73
|Bedingungen waren einigermassen ok. Das Wetter war durchwachsen. Ansonsten hat es Spass gemacht.
|Thanks for the nice Contest and the Organisation. 73 Michael
|Condx seemed to be poor this year. Wkd with big Magloop Ant. You may have a look at QRZ/DK2BJ 73s Uli
|great fun and my 1st top band qso with US RIG QCX 160 and L antenna with abt. 9 m vertical. Mor a cloud warmer. Martin DK3UW
|K3/10, 5 watt invL @ 20m Thanks the organizers for the contest and all who dug my qrp sigs out of the noise. Unfortunately, the qrn/noise gets as well worse on this side. Even now a problem for a qrp stn. Due to that I certainly lost a lot of contacts and
|As in previous years, I planned only the night from Saturday to Sunday at our fieldday location. Started to set up the antenna (inverted L), with far too few and too short radials. The punishment followed in the night, not receiving enough DX des This yea
|part time entry to test the antenna
|13th time for me to take part in the 160m CW Worldwide contest. Using a very short antenna (7m, 21 ft) tall vertical for both TX and RX from my balcony, poor grounding and my ICOM IC740 + Antenna Tuner MFJ-971. Heavy noisy urban environment. TX-pwr: 75 Wa
|Just for Fun! 40w in to 6,75m Vertical Antenna and some hours for radio...
|TS 850 S - 2x 19,5m - Doppelzepp - Huehnerleitung
|a few QSOs to test setup after repair work
|Yaesu FTdx3000 - Icom IC-2KL - FC-902 Loop
|IC7610, ant endfed 26m@15m
|I made a new Antenna. The best for 160m so far. It works great. I Have had a lot of fun doing QRP. tnx for the contacts.
|TS-570 @ 62m Longwire, no separate rx ant.
|Great to work so much participants with my little pistol. Thanks a lot, 73 and see you in the next contest, Klaus
|Hr limited antenna,congrats to the OPs who picked up my signal -) 73 CUAGN
|This was my first participation 160-cw-Conest.
|We had a lot of fun doing a fieldday out in the cold
|Difficult conditions throught. We rebuilt 3 receive antennas during the con tet, eventually finding a good rx antenna.
|First CW contest
|300 wt. power @ simple ant Inv.-l in centre sity
|Very nice contest, thank you.
|NO TIME THIS YEAR. BUT I ENJIOYED THESE 100 QSO ! CU NEXT TIME
|Friday night/saterday morning was great for usa very strong, but sat night poor for me so did not do saterday night went to bed , sunday was poor to just did not hear much more. Using 60ft inverted L antenna and rx loop sorry if i did not hear you poor rx
|ICOM 7400 ANT VERTICAL
|A poor 160m antenna here so only a brief entry.
|Conditions on 160m didn't seem to be very good this weekend. QSO rates were lower than previous years although some good DX was possible to work at times.
|Steady band conditions but not great. Seems fewer countries were QRV this time. Contest: CQ160CW Band QSOs Pts StP DXC Pt/Q 1.8 744 4321 31 59 5.8 Total 744 4321 31 59 5.8 Score: 388,890 1 Mult = 8.3 Q's
|Part-time only - tnx QSOs - 73 Chris
|Briefly dipped toes in this competition. 160m antenna needs improving!!