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CQ WW WPX Contest CW,
 May 29-30, 2010

Friday, May 28
At 12:30 local time SM3FJF/Jörgen went to Sundsbruk to pick up SM3CER/Janne to drive to Utanede and SI9AM.

On the way up to Utanede they picked up SM3BQC/Arne in Järkvissle. At 20:00 local time on Friday evening SM3EAE/Lars from Hammarstrand joined them.

Updating software
During the afternoon and evening they updated the computers with the latest software versions.

Just before midnight Arne went back to Järkvissle.

Saturday - Sunday May 29 to 30
At midnight between Friday and Saturday they finished the software updates and Janne and Lars went to bed to sleep an hour before the test. The contest started on Saturday at 02:00 local time. Before the contest while Janne and Lars rested SM3FJF Jörgen worked some new prefix for SI9AM.

First operator
SM3CER/Janne started as an operator in the WPX test, then continued SM3EAE/Lars.

Work planning
During Saturday Arne and Jörgen checked the Ham IV rotator which SI9AM had bought.

Later this year, a telescopic mast will be mounted  and the rotor and a WARC Spiderbeam will to be installed.

Three operators
The three operator during the contest was SM3CER/Janne, SM3EAE/Lars and SM3FJF/Jörgen.

The result was 1246 QSO: s and approximately 965 000 points.


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