Contesting for the Little Pistol

Here is a summary of the presentation I gave to the South Lyon Area Amateur Radio Club on 13 November 2016. We covered an introduction to contesting, and some advice for the “little pistol” contester – usually the small home stations with barefoot power and modest antennas.

Jim Brown, K9YC, article on Killing Receiver Noise

Mad River Radio Club

MRRC’s Sweepstakes Handbook

K3KU’s Prime Rule for Contesting with advice for low power stations and Sweepstakes