How many countries can you work in six months? The third annual ARC DX Contest is now underway. Who will be the one to knock Rex, NX8G off of his perch? He has won the contest two years in a row.
Here are the rules for the 2016 contest:
Eligibility: Open to all current Alliance ARC Members
Object: To see who can work the most DXCC countries between 0000z October 1, 2016, and 2359z on March 31, 2017, Regardless of Band, or Mode.
Bands & Modes: All bands DC to Daylight are eligible. Any Mode
Paperwork: We are again putting you on the honor system. No LOTW, or EQSL required. No stressing out over getting QSL cards. Just export your log for that period to an ADI file, and send it in.
The prize: The prize will be announced in the June, 2017 issue of the Zero Beat.
Logs will be judged according to ARRL DXCC Countries list, and scored electronically using the most recent version of N3FJP AC Log available on April 1, 2017.