October 2, 2022

From QCWA Headquarters


The Quarter Century Wireless Association (QCWA) is sponsor of the W2MM Special Event Station, replacing the discontinued QCWA QSO Party.

QCWA members in the US and its possessions will have an opportunity to activate W2MM during the week.

Chapter Officers are asked to share this bulletin with their members so all will know of this opportunity to activate W2MM.

If you wish to activate W2MM during the week of December 3rd to 10th, please reach out to Activities Manager John Kludt, K7SYS at activitiesmanager at qcwa.org to set up a schedule.

Stations activating W2MM must submit their log in an ADIF file only to <activitiesmanager@qcwa.org> by December 18th, 2022.

All stations working W2MM will be able to download a commemorative certificate.

Event Details:

Start Time (UTC): 0001 – Start Date: December 3, 2022

End Time (UTC): 2359 – End Date: December 10, 2022

Celebrating QCWA’s 75th Anniversary on December 5, 2022

CW: 3.540 7.035 14.040 21.050 28.050 SSB: 3.810 7.244 14.262 21.365 28.325

(Note: expect W2MM to be within 20 kHz of the above frequencies)

Contact person: Ken Oelke VE6AFO

47 & 73,

Ken Oelke, VE6AFO

President, QCWA, Inc.

By Jeff Buffington N4POD

Amateur Radio Operator since the age of 16. Joined QCWA in 2015. Seeking to reactivate East Tennessee Chapter 60 of the QCWA. Member of the ARRL. Former member of the Orlando Amateur Radio Club.