Practical Wireless 144 MHz QRP Contest
2010 Results

Full results of the 27th annual contest, held on 13th June 2010.
See also the article published in November 2010 issue of Practical Wireless.

Pos Name Callsign Score QSOs Squs Sngl
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Loc Ant. asl,m Tx/Rx
1 SADGITS G4RLF/P 4422 134 33   IO80  17ele Tonna 270 TS770 with LNA RX Amp and Daytong proces
2 Burton on Trent ARC G3NFC/P 3973 137 29   IO92  14 element jaybeam 360 Yaesu 897D
3 U.B.A. TRA-OSB Contest Group TM7T 3380 130 26   JO00  4 x 5 ele DK7ZB stacked + Tonna 17 ele 160 IC-746PRO + Masthead preamp
4 Warrington ARC G0WRS/P 3174 138 23   IO83  12 element Yagi 200 Icom IC-7400, 50cm RS-213 patch lead, Ni
5 Mike G4VSS Warrington ARC B G4VSS/P 3066 146 21 S IO83  17 element Tonna 330 Icom 910x, DCI band pass filter, ecoh f
6 Rhys Thomas GW4RWR/P 2967 129 23 S IO82  9el F9FT 827 IC-202e with BF-981 front end.
7 Bolton Wireless Club G1ONE/P 2856 136 21   IO83  homebrew 12 ele ZL special 300 TR 9130
8 Dave Hewitt GW8ZRE/P 2838 129 22 S IO83  7 element ZL special 561 Kenwood TR751E
9 Tim Raven G4ARI/P 2806 122 23 S IO92  MET 14 Element yagi up at 9 metres 237 FT817
10 TDARS G3ZME/P 2541 121 21   IO82  17 ELEMENT TONNA 508 ICOM 7400
11 Wrexham ARS GC4WXM/P 2108 124 17   IO82  19 El. Cushcraft 400 TS700 & Datong processor.
12 Roger D Powell G0AOZ/P 2037 97 21 S IO91  9 element Tonna 230 Kenwood TS-711E, 9 element Tonna, 30ft m
13 Malvern Hills Radio Club B GW0RMX/P 1729 91 19   IO81  13 element yagi 423 ICOM IC202
14 Paul Knocker MI0AYR/P 1596 76 21   IO74  9 element F9FT 243 FT290R mk 2
15 Cousinjacks Contest Group M0VRL/P 1564 68 23   IO70  4x10 element home made yagi's at 60ft 308 Icom IC-910
16 Tony Crake G0OVA/P 1512 72 21 S IO91  13 el somewhat modified Tonna 70 IC 706 Welz 45 2m SWR and Power meter, S
17 Jon Page G1POS/P 1462 86 17 S IO91  6 Element Delta Beam, Home Brew. 281 Yaesu FT817
18 Roger Thawley & Roger Bell G0BSU/P 1425 75 19   IO83  16e +2LFA 476 IC-275E
19 Colin Jarvis M0YJT/P 1407 67 21 S IO92  Jaybeam 5XY c1984 model 105 Norcol FT817X 2.5watts Mutek 144SLNA pr
20 Keith Haywood G8HXE/P 1360 85 16 S IO83  SOTA 5 element beam 380 FT817 2.5 watts. SOTA 5 element beam
21 Ian Harling G7HFS/P 1314 73 18 S JO00  9-element Tonna 168 Yaesu FT817
22 Gordon Emmerson G8PNN/P 1311 69 19 S IO95  2 x 9 Ele Tonna 192 IC202
23 Manx Dormans GD1LVY/P 1140 57 20   IO74  12 element ZL special 160 Icom IC7000
24 Worthing and districts G1WOR/P 1065 71 15   IO90  11 element Yagi 7 ICOM IC910
25 Dene Hunsdale G4ZOI/P 1037 61 17 S IO84  5 ele SOTA beam 736 FT817
26 MSARS G5RV/P 990 66 15   JO00  11 element Tonna 165 Icom 706 Mk2G running from a 12V battery
27 Al Turner G4RUL/P 930 62 15 S JO00  9 element yagi ( Portable Tonna ) 200 ICOM IC202 with Mutek FE + Datong Speech
28 Andy Wallace 2E0TGL/P 896 56 16 S IO80  9-ele Tonna Yagi 446 Yaesu FT290 MK1
29 Bill And Malcolm G0XAZ/P 882 63 14   IO91  10 element yagi 300 Icom IC290E tcvrMutek pre-amplifier1
30 Angles Radio Club MX0GUA/P 817 43 19   JO02  Moonraker ZL7-2 20 FT857
31 Cambridge & District Amateur Radio Club G2XV/P 798 57 14   IO92  9 element Tonna 75 Kenwood TS-780
32 Ynys Mon - Anglesey LFBG MW0GMZ/P 782 46 17   IO73  2 x 4 element stacked yagi 130 TCVR - Yaesu FT290r Mk1 (2.5W)Antenna
33 Worthing Radio Events Group M0REG/P 756 54 14   IO90  5-element Yagi 240 Yaesu FT-817Homebrew 5-ele beam to DK7
34 Mark Bryant M0UFC/P 741 57 13 S IO83  Wimo 7 el Yagi 150 FT-817, original mic., MFJ battery boost
35 Laurie A And George A G4FAA/P 732 61 12   IO91  8-ele horizontal yagi - hand rotated 257 Icom IC706
36 Bolton Wireless Club Backpackers G0BWC/P 720 48 15   IO83  6-ele DK7ZB lightweight yagi 4 IC202 running on internal batteries
37 Milton Keynes Amateur Radio Society G8MKC/P 714 42 17   IO92  13 element Cushcraft Boomer at 18 feet 71 Yaesu FT81713 element ushcraft Boomer
38 M Gray G8AWO/P 704 44 16 S JO02  9 Ele Tonna 151 IC 7000 9 Ele Tonna 20 ft mast
39 Aylesbury Vale RS G4VRS/P 689 53 13   IO91  2 x 9el 238 FT847
40 Simon & Colin M0WDZ/P 675 45 15   IO80  5 element SOTA Beam yagi 220 FT-8175 element SOTA Beam, lightweight
41 Mr John Duddridge G4NVM/P 675 45 15 S JO01  13 element 'Tonna' yagi 110 Yaesu FT847
42 Linda Leavold G0AJJ 612 36 17 S JO02  17 ele Tonna 43 IC-271E 17 ele Yagi
43 Bob Doran G4VRC/P 611 47 13 S IO90  12 element Home Brew 235 FT817
44 East Cheshire Radio Group MX0ECR/P 594 54 11   IO83  home brew 6el yagi 467 Sommerkamp FT290 + Mutek F.E.
45 Scarborough Amateur Radio Society G2CP/P 585 45 13   IO93  5-element Yagi 258 FT817
46 Steve Hartley G0FUW/P 546 39 14 S IO81  7e MET yagi 325 FT817
47 Iain Groom G0FCA/P 540 45 12 S IO83  HB9CV 2 ele beam 325 Icom IC7000 HB9CV 2 ele beam
48 Shaun Coles G1IOK/P 520 40 13 S IO81  8-element yagi 182 Yaesu FT290R
49 Hambleton ARS G3MAE/P 481 37 13   IO94  14 element ZL yagi 300 FT290mk1
50 Mick Moffat M0MMI/P 462 42 11 S IO91  10 Element Yagi (Diamond) 190 Yaesu FT897
51 Elkstones Hill M3MTB/P 444 37 12   IO93  6 ele Yagi on 8M mast 425 Yaesu FT-817
52 Peter Ryan Pugh MW0PRP/P 434 31 14 S IO81  5 element yagi 571 Yaesu 817
53 Peter Thompson G8DDY/P 432 36 12 S IO90  H.B. 5 Element ZL Special 235 FT 817
54 Keith Lewis G4TJE/P 420 35 12 S JO01  9 ele Yagi 175 Yaesu FT817
55 Eastern Angles G7SOQ/P 384 32 12   IO92  SOTABEAM SB5 Yagi 83 Yaesu FT-817NDSOTABEAM SB5 Yagi
56 Jeremy Kewn G7TBJ/P 351 39 9   IO70  12 element ZL special 166 Kenwood TR751E
57 Bromsgrove Bunch G6SKU/P 342 38 9   IO82  9-ele Tonna 150 FT817
58 G3VRE G3VRE/P 340 34 10   IO91  17 element yagi 9 17 element yagi, Yaesu 817ND
59 Poole Radio Society G4PRS/P 319 29 11   IO80  10-ele Yagi 152 Yaesu FT897D
60 North Norfolk Amateur Radio Group (NNARG) G0NWT/P 312 24 13   JO02  8-element Yagi 80 FT290 + Preamp
61 Paul Dumpleton M0XDX 304 19 16 S JO03  home-made 4 element yagi, 5 Yaesu FT-857D,
62 Robin Farrer MM0VTV/P 297 27 11 S IO85  Cushcraft 10 Element 840 Yeasu FT-817NDFibreglass Mast at 2M1
63 Galashiels And District ARS GM4YEQ/P 264 22 12   IO85  8 ELEMENT YAGI 370 FT-290R MK2 + 8 ELEMENT YAGI AT 20FT AGL
64 David Rumbold G4RYV 264 22 12 S IO91  9 element Tonna 68 Icom IC706 Mk1
65 Mark Palmer G0OIW/P 261 29 9 S IO91  5 element yagi 260 Icom IC202S + 5 element beam
66 Rob Luscombe MJ0RZD 253 23 11 S IN89  10-element Yagi 65 FT290 + Preamp
67 Matt Wallis M6ICY/P 234 26 9 S IO90  SotaBeam SB270 85 Yaesu FT-817ND
68 South Notts ARC G8DD/P 232 29 8   IO92  9 ele tonna 91 FT-817
69 Hoddesdon Radio Club GX0TSN 230 23 10 S JO01  8-element yagi 80 FT290 MK1
70 Kevin Lowcock 2E0VEK/P 200 25 8 S IO83  7 element ZL Special 557 Yaesu FT817
71 Brian Howard G0LJD/P 198 22 9 S JO01  13 ele Yagi @ 4mtrs AGL 50 Ft817
72 Cray Valley Radio Society G1RCV/P 184 23 8   JO01  Tonna 9 element (portable version) 181 Yaesu FT-817ND.
73 St.Tybie Amateur Radio Society GC0VPR/P 160 16 10   IO72  7 element ZL Special 350 Yaesu FT-817 Transceiver7 Ampere Hour
74 Contestclub Alkmaar PI4ALK/P 140 14 10   JO22  9 elements Tonna. 35 Transceiver IC-706MKIIG.Power from 12
75 Eugene Purvis M0HMS/P 133 19 7 S IO94  4 element quad 850 Yaesu FT 817 and 4 ele quad.
76 Jonathan Kempster M5AEO/P 115 23 5 S IO91  3 element yagi beam 20 Yaesu FT-817, 3 element yagi, SLA 7aH ba
77 Carmarthen Amateur Radio Society GW4YCT/P 99 11 9   IO72  YG2 - 4, 2 metre 4 element Moonraker 380 Icom 706 mk1
78 Peter Gardner G0IPE/P 90 10 9 S IO90  3-ELE BEAM 213 Yaesu FT290R MK2
79 Morecambe Bay Amateur Radio Society G4YBS/P 90 15 6   IO84  12 element yagi & 3 element Sota beam 31 FT290 MK 1
80 Ian Stevenson M3XNM-P 48 8 6 S IO94  5 element Yagi home made 218 Yaesu FT290R Mk2
81 Simon Newlands M6SIN. Steve Rhodes M6ZOT M6SIN 48 12 4   IO91  Diamond Vertical Co-linear 94 Yaesu FT-817ND, Watson WN-308 desk Mic,
82 Eddie Goodwin M6UVF 48 16 3 S IO94  9 element Tonna 91 Yaesu ft817nd. 9 element Tonna.
83 PI4RTD PI4RTD 36 6 6   JO21  4 element yagi 15 Icom IC-260E low power
84 Aled Lewis MW3DLA 36 9 4 S IO72  7 ele ZL 400 Yaesu FT817
85 Barry Horning GM4TOE/P 36 9 4 S IO87  3el Yagi 264 Yaesu FT817
86 Jim Nicol MM0SMD 32 8 4 S IO87  10 element j beam 198 Yaesu FT817 Maas swr pwr meter.
87 Steve Nichols G0KYA 28 7 4 S JO02  2el Moxon beam on 10m fishing pole 10 Yaesu FT-817
88 Martin Cox M0GQB 20 5 4 S IO93  home-built 3-element yagi 195 FT817
89 Alan Brewer M3AFF 20 10 2   IO70  ?? 0 ??
90 Philip Hammersley G7IXP 15 5 3 S IO92  Moonraker YG5-2 5 ele Yagi 157 Icom IC251E 144MHz All mode Tranceiver
91 Andy Cox M0HLT/P 6 6 1   IO70  Sandpiper 3 Element 122 IC706MK1
92 Denis Spooner G3WDS 4 2 2 S IO95  3-ele 60 IC6706 MkII
93 Jeff Moye G7TAT 2 2 1 S JO01  2m 70cm dual band co-linear 37 IC706 into a vertical co-linear at about
 

 

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