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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2024 RC3 Leader Board

 

Standings through TDW Contest

 

Rank Call Total Points
1 KC3FL 612.56
2 WA5AMM 516.03
3 N5SLY 490.56
4 VE3OOZ 472.94
5 KF3AA 444.92
6 W0IZ 337.95
7 N8TCP 325.53
8 K0CIE 316.58
9 NY7H 310.23
10 N0NM 294.70
11 VA3TPS 286.39
12 WB9KVI 274.62
13 KA5VZG 273.53
14 K8FER 251.20
15 KC4TIE 247.91
16 AB8YZ 247.84
17 KR4U 246.45
18 AC8NM 245.68
19 N8EUI 244.90
20 AG4QX 233.25
21 KE8QYK 232.82
22 N3CHX 232.17
23 W3HF 223.87
24 NE0DA 200.48
25 VE3LTN 195.31
26 K7DWI 187.62
27 K4HI 179.72
28 K8RGI 178.20
29 VA7GEM 175.96
30 KC9CSC 170.81
31 NO8R 166.42
32 N7WLC 164.47
33 AA4RF 164.23
34 W4BZM 158.28
35 W9SMR 157.70
36 AI4WW 147.53
37 N7RI 145.17
38 WY7AA 140.54
39 WA9SLM 139.71
40 N4DLT 136.52
41 KC9UR 133.02
42 KK6KMU 129.60
43 NN5SD 123.60
44 W4UEF 112.23
45 WE6EZ 109.16
46 K5SP 108.84
47 WB8TDG 106.66
48 W7JSD 103.02
49 N9JCA 97.72
50 VA3RSA 95.78
51 N5PTA 91.20
52 KW7MJA 89.57
53 AB3GY 88.16
54 KF5KWO 87.53
55 KC8ROA 84.03
56 N7WE 83.04
57 KZ3T 79.92
58 KF8MZ 79.34
59 KB0IFX 77.56
60 KB0GT 75.49
61 K3URT 74.43
62 KN4ZXG 70.40
63 KD0FYM 70.35
64 N8FL 69.64
65 AC7JW 68.60
66 KD0ZV 67.00
67 VA3FLF 65.40
68 KC3VPB 64.36
69 WQ9F 57.59
70 N1ZZZ/MM 57.48
71 K4HCQ 56.44
72 N6MG 56.16
73 N3GTY 55.88
74 KC9CR 55.40
75 W9YV 55.12
76 KD9NHZ 54.04
77 N4TQX 53.80
78 KE8JNT 51.77
79 KW4KWS 51.76
80 WA8UMT 50.71
81 AC0QG 50.31
82 W3ICK 49.84
83 NG4L 48.88
84 N9VEL 48.85
85 W6ZD 48.52
86 W8BI 47.20
87 K9FER 45.65
88 KO4RSJ 45.60
89 N0OEP 45.32
90 AB1LF 45.04
91 KC3WWC 43.55
92 N4JSW 39.06
93 W7ZDX 37.68
94 W4FLL 36.80
95 KS0USA 36.64
96 N5YS 36.57
97 K5ENS 36.08
98 K9MCM 35.20
99 K8GNG 35.12
100 KC3SMW 33.72
101 NU4N 33.66
102 AB8SF 33.39
103 K9MWG 33.03
104 KF5ZQB 32.40
105 KA4JAM 32.21
106 NC4TS 31.47
107 KE8JNU 28.85
108 KI5ITL 28.44
109 K9DWR 22.88
110 ND2K 22.12
111 W4ALX 22.00
112 NX8G 21.23
113 KD2YJX 21.15
114 AE7UF 20.90
115 NA8W 20.85
116 N0KRE 20.80
117 KG7D 19.74
118 N9NDS 18.28
119 WD4RCG 17.65
120 KC3STZ 17.60
121 KK4HFG 16.19
122 AE0IB 15.37
123 N7QU 14.96
124 KO8V 14.10
125 N0ZNS 13.92
126 NZ4N 11.08
127 PF1JM 11.00
128 KC0JC 8.64
129 K4VBM 7.60
130 WZ9Q 7.32
131 KO4DWB 6.00
132 EB3JT 2.46

 

2022 APE Tall Tales


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KC9UR


KC9UR, Bob, along with W9SMR, Stan, conducted their 9th annual APE from a rented cabin at Trine State Recreational Area, K-4182 near Angola, Indiana August 19-21.  Their report can be read here.

 

2024

 

RC3 - The Rollo Cup
 

Contest Championship Series

 

RC3 Top Ten Standings

 

Standings through TDW Contest
 

Rank Call Total Points
1 KC3FL 612.56
2 WA5AMM 516.03
3 N5SLY 490.56
4 VE3OOZ 472.94
5 KF3AA 444.92
6 W0IZ 337.95
7 N8TCP 325.53
8 K0CIE 316.58
9 NY7H 310.23
10 N0NM 294.70

 

2023 APE Tall Tales


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NR3I/WB3GLC

WB3GLC, Steve, conducted a successful APE on August 4th from  Akridge Scout Reservation - BSA, Dover/Camden, DE.   His report of his successful activity can be read here.


N5SLY

N5SLY, Lee, conducted an APE at the Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site in Denison, TX (POTA park K-6553. HIs report of his two activations and activities can be read here.


NY7H

NY7H, Darin, conducted an APE at several state parks and other grids needed by members. HIs amazing report of his activities can be read here.