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Accessed on 13 September 2019, 1510 UTC, Post 1115.



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Stan Froseth via yahoo.com 

Sep 12, 2019, 9:20 PM (7 hours ago)
to Stan


Two items that did not make it into the reminder email:

  • A new rule has been added for 2019 — Operating on Grid boundaries: You may use contacts from a single location for multiple Grid Squares if you are at a safe location within 200 feet of each Grid. Click on the link for guidelines.
  • You can check to be sure your log was received — click on Logs Received 2019. This link is also on the website for your convenience.

Again, for the record: Sixth Annual Hawaiian Islands Grid MadnessSunday, September 15th 2019 from 1300 to 1700 HST. Please make a special effort to send in your log. Pictures too!

Mahalo and 73~ Stan AH6KO

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You can download the revised contest package here:  https://gridmadness.blogspot.com

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