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SOCWA

Scandinavian Open CW Activity

Result 2019
Most active in SOCWA 2019 was:
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SM5BTS, Rune!
(click on the picture!)

Contgratulations to Rune for this fantastic result with his simple antenna, 12 m wire, abt 3m over the ground!

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Motto!
Never ever send faster than the station at the other end!

SOCWA is a project aimed to consolidate Morse code skills among amateur radio operators and to increase CW activity on the ham radio bands.

Encourage other ham radio operators to go CW in their own speed. Help them to increase their CW skills and experiences. Send at a moderate speed that does not discourage others from participating.

Toplist
Pos  Call  QSO   
1    SM5CVJ 139   
2    SM4NSS 107   
3    SM5BTS 93   
4    LB6BG 80   
5    SM4SEF 69   
-    SM5TA 69   
7    N9EN 65   
8    SM2ECL 58   
9    SA0BFW 57   
10    SM5COP 56   
11    SM5FMQ 54   
-    SP5LXT 54   
13    DJ6UX 50   
14    SM7BUA 48   
15    OH3KRB 42   
-    OH3LS 42   
-    SM0HCI 42   
-    SM7OVA 42   
19    SM6AZZ 41   
20    OH3HHO 40   

Rules in finnish language: Pohjoismaiden cw-awardi SOCWA
20 Qso´s today and 49 yesterday. 981 QSOs total.
QSO-time: 280 hours, 48 minutes. Average qso: 17 minutes.
More statistics:
All members of Scandinavian CW Activity Group, SCAG who is participating in SOCWA have the chance to win a beutiful CW Key: Begali Classic Gold key. The Scandinavian CW Activity Group, SCAG is responsible for the activity lottery. Read more at Lottery - Lottery SCAG

Limmared Radio & Data AB
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All hams registerd in SOCWA has the possibility to buy a SOCWA patch 85x65 mm. Attach it to the t-hirt,jacket,hat,etc.

Prize: 8 US or 6 Eu. plus postage.
Order by email from SM7BUA Mats. Pay via PayPal

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Welcome to SOCWA!

Scandinavian Open CW Activity - CQ SAX


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The Oland Amateur Radio Society, SK7RN and the Scandinavian CW Activity Group (SCAG) are pleased to announce a stimulating CW activity (on all the HF Bands) for Scandinavian amateur radio operators for Calendar year 2013.

SOCWA involves CW (Continuous Wave) contact by and between amateur radio operators in the Scandinavian countries of Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. (Prefixes OY, JW, JX, OH0 and OJ0 also count as Scandinavian countries.)

A Scandinavian amateur radio operator is:
1) an individual who holds a valid permit or license issued by one of the above listed countries, or
2) an individual whose original license was issued by any one of the aforementioned countries.

Radio amateurs from other countries outside of Scandinavia who register are welcome to participate in the SOCWA, but in order to qualify for a Completion Certificate; each qualified two-way CW contact must include an amateur operator from one of the listed Scandinavian countries.

The SOCWA program will be in effect for Calendar Year 2015 (01-Jan-2015 through 31-Dec-2015) in order to maximize the total amount of qualified two-way QSOs.

Recommended frequencies (khz): 1835-1840, 3535-3540, 7035-7040, 10125-10130, 14035-14040, 18085-18090, 21035-21040, 24905-24910, 28035-28040

[Rules] [Demo Award]


SOCWA now on CQ-Magazine # 1 - 2013 [Read]