3000th New Member Jamboree
 
Purpose:
To work as many stations as possible using PSK31 mode and celebrate the 070 club’s newest members.
This event is open to all amateur radio operators licensed to operate on the HF bands.
This is a one-time event to celebrate the 3000th member who has joined the PODXS 070 club since its inception almost 24 years ago.
 
Entry Categories:
QRP (max power 5 watts output)
Low Power (max power 25 watts output)
Medium Power (max power 50 watts output)
High Power (max power 100 watts output)

Dates:
2-3 March 2024
 
Time:
0000 UTC Saturday - 2359 UTC Sunday
 
Exchange:
Members send 070 Club Number and year you joined the 070 club.
(Exchange example: K9DWR de K5SP 483 2006 QSL? kn).

Non-members do not have a required exchange.

(Exchange example: K9DWR de KQ4XYZ not a member QSL? kn or even
K9DWR de KQ4XYZ 599 QSL? kn ).
 
Recommended CQ:  CQ 070 NMJ de K9DWR K
 
Bands:
80 thru 10 meters, no WARC bandsWork each station once/band.
All contacts must be 2-way PSK31.
No repeater, cross-mode or cross-band contacts allowed.
 
Power:
Use no more than the stated maximum for your entry category. Please keep your power output set to a reasonable level to avoid QRMing others. Use the MINIMUM power necessary to make the contact at all times!
 
Scoring:
Work each station once per band, dupes count zero (0) points.
QSO points - Each unique contact counts QSO points per table below.
-      Non-member QSOs are worth 3 points
-      QSOs with member numbers from 1-500 are worth 5 points
-      QSOs with member numbers from 501-1000 are worth 6 points
-      QSOs with member numbers from 1001-1500 are worth 7 points
-      QSOs with member numbers from 1501-2000 are worth 8 points
-      QSOs with member numbers from 2001-2500 are worth 9 points
-      QSOs with member numbers from 2501-3000 are worth 10 points
-   QSOs with member numbers greater than 3000 are worth 11 points
 
Multipliers - Multipliers are the number of unique member-join years worked, counted once (not per band). Since the 070 club has been in existence since mid-2000, and members have joined every year since, there are 25 possible multipliers: 2000 through 2024.
Final Score = (Total QSO Points) x (Total Different member-join years)
 

Entries:

Logfile format: ADIF (why adif?). Please submit logs via the 3000NMJ Uploader. (will be activated when contest starts).

All entries must be received by One (1) week after the Valentines Sprint.

Entries with excessive dupes will be listed as check logs. All entries are subject to verification.

 

The 070 Club reserves the right to disqualify entries deemed not in accordance with the above rules or are contrary to the spirit of this event.

 

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