All scores are claimed scores unless otherwise noted. January: ARRL RTTY Round Up (Final Score) QSO’s: 723 Mult’s: 82 Score: 59,286 Op Time: 15.5 Hrs Comment: This effort was good enough for low power 1st place for the Indiana section and was nearly 20,000 points higher than my 2007 score. January: NAQP CW (Final Score) QSO’s: 466 Mult’s: 161 Score: 75,026 Op Time: 10 Hrs Comment: Tried some new settings on the DX Doubler with mixed results. January: BARTG Sprint QSO’s: 49 Mult’s: 22 Score: 1,960 Op Time: 1.5 Hrs January: CQ 160 CW QSO’s: 167 Mult’s: 46 Score: 17,986 Op Time: 4 Hrs February: CQ WPX RTTY QSO’s: 20 Mult’s: 20 Score: 960 Op Time: <1 Hrs February: NAQP RTTY (Final Score) QSO’s: 439 Mult’s: 117 Score: 51,363 Op Time: 9 Hrs Comment: 1st place for the Indiana section.  April: MIQP QSO’s: 107 Mult’s: 68 Score: 11,084 Op Time: 5  Hrs May: INQP QSO’s: 305 Mult’s: 164 Score: 83,804 Op Time: 10 Hrs Comment: Operated from Benton County May: 7QP (Final Score) QSO’s: 59 Mult’s: 30 Score: 4,740 Op Time: 10 Hrs Comment: Operated concurrently with the Indiana QSO Party and was the top score from Indiana. May: NEQP QSO’s: 70 Mult’s: 28 Score: 3,500 Op Time: 10 Hrs Comment: Operated concurrently with the Indiana QSO Party and was the top score from Indiana. July: IARU QSO’s: 258 Mult’s: 54 Score: 27.540 Op Time: 6 Hrs July: NAQP RTTY QSO’s: 314 Mult’s: 115 Score: 36,110 Op Time: 7 Hrs August: NAQP CW QSO’s: 461 Mult’s: 155 Score: 71,455 Op Time: 9.75 Hrs August: NAQP PH QSO’s: 79 Mult’s: 31 Score: 2,449 Op Time: 2.5 Hrs September: CQ WW RTTY QSO’s: 304 Mult’s: 187 Score: 83,963 Op Time: 8 Hrs October: Stew Perry Warm Up QSO’s: 90 Score: 364 Op Time: 3 Hrs October: ILQP (Operated from N9FN) Final Score QSO’s: 1,732 Mult’s: 100 Score: 276,800 Comment: N9FN invited me to join him at the Champaign, Douglas, Edgar and Vermillion County lines for the defense of his 2007 portable-category championship.  The final score is nearly 40,000 points more than his 2007 final score but was only good enough for 2nd place in the 4-corner category.  Check out the Photos page for pictures.  Thanks, Dave, for an excellent contesting experience. October: Stew Perry Warm-Up QSO’s: 90 Score: 364 Op Time: Here and there November: SS CW QSO’s: 615 Mult’s: 77 Score: 83,480 Op Time: 18 Hrs November: SS Phone QSO’s: 360 Mult’s: 77 Score: 55,440 Op Time: 12 Hrs December: ARRL 160M QSO’s: 137 Mult’s: 44 Score: 12,056 Op Time: 2.5 Hrs December: ARRL 10M QSO’s: 43 Mult’s: 8 Score: 1,368 Op Time: Here and there December: RAC Winter 40M QSO’s: 74 Mult’s: 8 Score: 2,864 Op Time: Here and there
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2008 Contest Results