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NameCalle-mailS/P/CCountryARCI #Entry CategoryQSOs with membersQSOs with members*5QSOs; non-members, diff continentQSOs: non-members, different continent*4QSOs; non-members, same continentQSO; non-members, same continent*2S/P/C totalPower >5 Watts = x1; >1 - 5 Watts = x7; >250 mW - 1 Watt = x10; >55 mW -250 mW = x15; 55 mW or less = x20 Final ScoreStation DescriptionComment

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AA5B, KK6MC, K5TQ and W9YAAA5BNMn/aMulti-op AB240120083217535013671506064

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John McBee, Lester GrandonKM5PSAR 14013Multi-op AB6130500153042798490

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Houston QRP Club; W5ACM, N5EMW5MSQTX11933Multi-op AB136500121376097FT-817 (2); End Fed Wire, Vertical

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Bob PattenN4BPFL3412SOAB18391572873146837632709Elecraft K3; Cushcraft A4S. Good openings on 15M, no signals all weekend on 10M. As expected, Easter Sunday had little activity.

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Jim Lageson (N0UR)WA0MNMN6846SOAB1427101463126817476280K2; 3 el Yagi and wire antennas

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Dean FaklisNW2KNYn/aSOAB130650283366877440916

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John LaneyK4BAIGA1208SOAB1286403124590767394744FT1000MP @ 5 watts; TH6DXX, dipole, inverted vee.

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Mike MichaelW3TSPA3315SOAB864302821426710321600Orion at 1 watt with homebrew 6dB tx power atten. Ant. 160M 1/8 wave tee, 80/40M Dipole up 60 feet, 2el 20M 15M 10M 2EL yagi up 50 feet

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Paul BeckettKF7MDCO6817SOAB93465002856627226114K3 @ 4 watts; 3 el Yagi, wire vee beam, 80 meter delta loop

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Andrew MeasdayWA5RMLTX12067SOAB88440002754617210938FT-857D at 5 WTS; G5RV and MA5V Vertical

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Dale PutnamWC7SWY12070SOAB854251438765872050305 watts with wire antennas.. long ones.. and short ones, even sticking straight up ones.
Something like 10 hours on the air, wait til next year!!

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Jon ThompsonK3MDPA1114SOAB90450143264527188552

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Dave HotellAB9CAALn/aSOAB75375003264547165942

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Bob MacKenzieVA3RKMONCA12259SOAB56280002754517119238K2 @ 5 watts: Verticals, dipole. Conditions were mediocre but acceptable. Worked EA2LU on 2 bands, as usual.

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Hank GreebN8XXMI6116SOAB66330002040437111370Drake TR-5 @ < 5 watts; 135' inverted vee

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Art PettewayWB4MNKFL14459SOAB60300141224457103320

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Joe VrabelKD2JCNJ5787SOAB5728514102041788683

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Ed DybowskiWD7YNV9657SOAB5125500173442784966K3; 88' doublet. First time with the K3

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Ray CornelisonKJ4AOMKY14431SOAB4321500234638769426K3 @ 5 watts; OCF half square

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John CollinsKN1HNH4937SOAB412050071440761320Icom IC-7200; 380’ end fed wire. Another nice April QSO party. Never found anyone to work on 10M but 15 opened a little. It’s always great to work the qrp faithful.

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Jim WilsonK5NDTX13377SOAB311550081639746683Elecraft K3 to MA6V vertical on 20-10 meter and HF2V vertical on 40-80 meters.

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Scott McMullenW5ESETX13124SOAB3115514163233744121Ten-Tec Argonaut 509 @2W; 100M HOHPL. Poor conditions on the high bands this time. Lots of QRM with the QCWA QSO Party.

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Don YoungerW2JEKNJ4631SOAB3417000102033743890Yaesu FT-840 @ 5 watts

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Dennis TerribileWR4IVA4181SOAB3015000714231037720K1 @ 1 watt; Carolina Windom

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William SchmidtWV1NCT13522SOAB2613000918357 36260K2 @ 5 watts

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Merton NellisW0UFOMN9720SOAB157514163241731857K3 at 5W; 20/15M 3el Yagi, 40M inverted V dipole, 80M 120ft wire

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Terru BachmanW9UXWI2840SOAB3216000112225731850FT-950 @ 4 watts; DIPOLE ANTENNA @ 25'. Had fun!

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Mike Sexton NT7RMTn/aSOAB30150004827729862

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Al DawkinsK0FRPCO8601SOAB261300091825725900K3 40m loop, 20m loop

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Randy DrakeKB4QQJNC14320SOAB241200081627725704ATS-3b @ 3 watts; Par end fed Z and doublet. Wish I'd had more time to play in the contest

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Scott WalkerN3SEPA7467SOAB2512500122424725032Tentec Omni 7 @ 5 watts; Doublet

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Dave NewN8SBEMI14366SOAB311550071421724843Elecraft K3, 2 el spider boom quad 10M-20Mup 40 feet, ground-mounted GAP Titan DX Vertical 40M/80M

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Mike BakerK7DDAZ12068SOAB27135004824724024Kenwood TS-2000; Hustler 6BTV Gnd Mtd. Propagation was in the dump most of the event but there were a few moments when it tweaked up a bit. Working nice but working HI on 40 was a surprise. Low bands were very noisy. It was fun even with the poor bands. Bring on the next one! Best 72. Mike

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Arthur JacksonKA5DWI8247SOAB29145004822723562Yaesu FT-747GX @ 4 watts. Cushcraft ATV-3 & 125' Inverted-V Doublet. Conditions lousy the first morning, but did improve. Once again I never called CQ. Nice to pass out some points. I think I have participated for at least 30 years.

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Tom LappinW0UYKS5571SOAB301500071420722960K3 @ 5 watts; Yagi antennas

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Larry MergenK0LWVMO8357SOAB231150071425722575

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Riley DudleyK4ORDVA11638SOAB231150061225722225K3 @ 4 watts; dipoles

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Joe SpencerKK5NATX8781SOAB33165004818721798 K3 @5 watts, Ant: EDZ @ 55'

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Scott CovertKG3WPA14004SOAB251250061222721098

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Dave ReidVE6BIRABCA4059SOAB211050071424719992

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Bob WoischWB3TPA8090SOAB241200061221719404

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Joseph MeadK2JTNJ3088SOAB201000071424719152TS-570D @ 5 watts; 132' CF Dipole

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Larry CardW9CCIN3658SOAB211050051020716100

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Brian MurreyKB9BVNIN10223SOAB17850091821715141K2. Only got to spend about 4 hours in this QSO Party, but it was great fun!

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Scott ZastoupilKB0KFXWI14708SOAB19950061220714980K1 (40-15) and IC-746Pro (80) into Butternut HF6V vertical.

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Ron SilviaWB1HGAMA4522SOAB23115003616713552

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Al BrittonKI0JCO12266SOAB21105001218713482K3 @ 4 watts; Butternut HF6 and 3 el yagi

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Bert CookK6CSLCA13513SOAB17851461219713433Yaesu FT-450 @ 5W. Antennas; Delta Loop, other wires. E51M with 5W on 10M made my day!

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Peter InskeepNO2DCOn/aSOAB21105002415711445Thought 15 meters would be the best, but was most disappointed. Only a couple of contacts. Great fun in the contest

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Bill UngerVE3XTON CA5544SOAB157500361779639K1 @ 3 watts; homebrew vertical. EA3LU was a nice catch!

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Don McbrideK3RLLPA3881SOAB168000361679632K2; indoor antenna

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John SchreinerN2LKNJ13806SOAB157500481679296OHR-100A @ 5 watts; attic dipole

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Clark MacaulayWU4BGA10815SOAB168000481579240 First contest with K1. Rig a delight to use. Limited time for operation but enjoyed myself immensely.

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Tony PloskiW2HWWNJ12499SOAB1155003614108540Softrock RXTX v6.3 running Rocky software to a Butternut HF9V ground mounted vertical.

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Jim CluettW1PIDNH10315SOAB157500481478134

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Tim ProsserKT8KMI11677SOAB136500361577455Tentec Orion turned down to 5w, 20/40/80 inv vee at 45', 550' horiz wire loop at 15-65' elev. fed by autotuner

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Larry MakoskiW2LJNJ4488SOAB168000241277056K2 @ 5 Watts to either HF9V vertical or 88' EDZ Soapbox: Due to it being Easter Weekend, my time was very limited. But it was fun to get on the air and make contacts, especially 15 Meters.

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Curt HulettKB5JOTX12365SOAB945008161110 6710HIMITE 20, ROCKMITE 40, 88' ZEPP UP 50'

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Brock ThomsenW6GMTMNn/aSOAB147000121276048

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Rene LaplanteVE2KOTONCAn/aSOAB126000361376006

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Lou Visconti11KD2MU12040SOAB115514241375733K2 @ 5 watts; G5RV

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A. Robert PantazesW2ARPNJ12928SOAB94500241073430FT-817; G5RV Jr.

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Michael BabineauVA2NBQCCA9861SOAB8400024972772Not a serious effort but still fun to get on the air from my cottage in QC and make a few QSOs

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Alan SchaeferAC8APOH14075SOAB4200036771274

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Drew ArnettKB9FKOCAn/aSOAB15002427126ATS3B in kitchen with 44 foot doublet at 20 feet

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Chuck MoreheadAA0LVKS1460SOAB0000242756Tell them all to slow down; Chuckie has a hard time hearing that fast, Hi Hi

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Charles MoizeauW2SHNJ8769SOAB 3618000102022730800TenTec Argo 516. 180’ center-fed dipole @35’.

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James DiggsK4AHOFL12766SOAB 36180004823730268ICOM 756 PRO III @ 5 watts with wire antennas

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Eric CastroVA3MAXONCASOAB 30150004824726544

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Steve HutchersonWB5CTS/MOK6504SOAB 2211000102021719110TS-430 NO PA's; Monoband Ham sticks

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Jim StonebackK4AXFVA2347SOAB 20100004817712852Elecraft K1 and Argonaut V. 136' doublet @ 25'I only worked Saturday morning and afternoon but had lots of fun just the same.



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Jorge Raul AccunziEA2LUEASpain13578SOHB5226012481235775950ICOM 7800 @ 5 watts; 3 element Yagi. As usually very entertaining contest, but less time to operate this contest.
Conditions not so good as the last Fall QSO Party.
Memorable contact for me was when KH6U called me on 21Mhz, with easy QSO, Thank you!
Also thanks to all who called me and sorry for those I was unable to pull out from the noise.
See you next "2012 FallQSO party",

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Jim Stafford (W4QO)K6JSSGA6515SOHB231150024161019040K3 @ .99 watts; 3 element Yagi. Bands seemed kinda lousy! Ran as K6JSS (op: W4QO)

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Paul GoemansWA9PWPWI7291SOHB19950051017712495ICOM xvr @ 5 watts; Carolina Windom, Butternut vertical

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Greg LaneN4KGLAL14176SOHB147000132618712096Icom 703 @ 4 watts; 5 QSOs with end fed half wave and the rest with OCF dipole at 40 feet.

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Ken NormanVE7KBNBCCA14246SOHB136500241275796IC07000 @ 5 watts. 3 BAND VERT UP 8 FT.

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Nick NicholsWB5BKLTXn/aSOHB147000121075040K3/10 @ 5W to 2-element 15m delta loop or a single-element 20m wire delta loop. Only on for a couple of hours. 73 to all. Had fun.

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Don MinkoffNK6ACA4826SOHB10500036973528

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Jack WelchAI4SVVA14503SOHB5251424771617 Kenwood TS-450SAT at 5w to Attic dipole

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Chuck StrouKA8HDEMN13826SOHB420001257770FT-897D @ 5 watts; G5RV Jr @ 25'

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Paul KirleyW8TMOH11960SOLB100500004182617248514Elecraft K3 4 watts up ladder line to inv vee. Had about 9 hours of operating time.

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Richard BorroughsN5KIPLA12752SOSB: 15525000047700IC-7200 @ 5 watts; vertical

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Phillip GratierW3HZZGA13629SOSB: 20147000121276048

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Risto TiilikainenOH2BTOHn/aSOSB: 204200000410800TS-440 @ < 1 watt; 5 el Yagi

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Tom WawerSQ5RIXSPPolandn/aSOSB: 201500115Tom is a new ham; operated with 12 watts.

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Brian CampbellVE3MGYONCA14673SOSB: 40834152848964110212790ICOM 7600; 80M inverted V at 55'running North South
2. A 80M inverted V at 50'running East West

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Jim RinehartK9PXIN8931SOSB: 401035150068136417186837Ten Tec Orion @ 5 watts; 80 meter loop

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Les ShattuckK4NKSC4152SOSB: 40291450081616718032Heathkit HW-9; dipole

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Jim RodenkirchK9JWVUT 12912SOSB: 8073500248103120Ten Tec Argo V 516 @ .9 watts; 40' vertical

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Jack NelsonK5FSEGA11517Team T&J4321500816301069300

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Tom DooleyK4TJDGA9886Team T&J4623028112236765520Elecraft K3 @ 5 watts. Super contest, and looking forward to the Fall QSO Party. Thanks to QRP-ARCI and the super volunteers for the contest

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