The author of this form is: jcarcia@arrl.org

Updated: 1/97

 

 

W1AW Schedule

Time (EST) Mode Days

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12 AM RTTY Daily

12:45 AM VOICE Daily

9 AM CWs Fri

9 AM CWf Thu

10 AM CWb Thu-Fri

11 AM RTTY Thu-Fri

4 PM CWf Mon, Wed, Fri

4 PM CWs Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun

5 PM CWb Daily

6 PM RTTY Daily

7 PM CWs Mon, Wed, Fri

7 PM CWf Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun

8 PM CWb Daily

9 PM RTTY Daily

9:45 PM VOICE Daily

10 PM CWf Mon, Wed, Fri

10 PM CWs Tue, Thu, Sat, Sun

11 PM CWb Daily

Frequencies (MHz)

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CW: 1.818 3.5815 7.0475 14.0475 18.0975 21.0675 28.0675 147.555

RTTY: - 3.625 7.095 14.095 18.1025 21.095 28.095 147.555

VOICE: 1.855 3.99 7.29 14.29 18.16 21.39 28.59 147.555

Notes:

CW frequencies include code practices, Qualifying Runs and CW bulletins.

CWs = Morse Code practice (slow) = 5 - 7.5 - 10 - 13 - 15 WPM

CWf = Morse Code practice (fast) = 35 - 30 - 25 - 20 - 15 - 13 - 10 WPM

CWb = Morse Code Bulletins = 18 WPM

RTTY= Teleprinter Bulletins = BAUDOT (45.45 baud) and AMTOR-FEC (100

Baud). ASCII (110 Baud) is sent only as time allows.

 

Code practice texts are from QST, and the source of each practice is given

at the beginning of each practice and at the beginning of alternate speeds.

 

A DX bulletin replaces or is added to the regular bulletins between 8 P.M.

Eastern time Thursdays and 8 P.M. Eastern time Fridays.

 

On Tuesdays and Saturdays at 6:30 P.M. Eastern time, Keplerian Elements for

active amateur satellites are sent on the regular teleprinter frequencies.

 

In a communications emergency, monitor W1AW for special bulletins as follows:

voice on the hour, teleprinter at 15 minutes past the hour, and CW on the

half hour.

W1AW is open to visitors during normal operating hours: from 1 P.M. to

1 A.M. on Mondays, 9 A.M. to 1 A.M. Tuesday through Friday, 1 P.M. to

1 A.M. on Saturdays, and from 3:30 P.M. to 1 A.M. on Sundays. FCC licensed

amateurs may operate the station from 1 to 4 P.M. Monday through Saturday.

Be sure to bring your current FCC amateur license or a photocopy.

 

Headquarters and W1AW are closed on New Year's Day, President's Day, Good

Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the

following Friday, and Christmas Day.

 

 

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