This January will mark the Twenty-First Annual WASH 2 Meter Contest. We’re looking forward to a chance to stretch our legs, our wheels, and our antennas once again!
Date & Times:
Saturday, January 9th , 2021 from 7 to 11 PM
EST. (That’s January 10th 0000-0400 UTC to the purists!)
• To make as many contacts as possible
• To have fun!
Band, Mode & Frequencies:
The contest will take place solely on 2 meter band.
FM : FM simplex only, no repeater contacts. The FM
frequencies are all standard 2 Meter simplex frequencies, as
per the ARRL 2 Meter Band Plan, every 15 kHz, from
146.505 to 146.595 MHz , and 147.450 to 147.580 MHz.
Use of simplex frequencies in the “FM Experimental
Simplex” band of 145.510 to 145.670 are not recommended.
See list of recommended simplex channels at the end of the
• CW: 144.05 to 144.1 MHz Only. (See ARRL 2 Meter band
• SSB & AM: 144.2 to 144.275 MHz Only. (See ARRL 2
Meter band plan).
• Digital (including RTTY): 144.51 to 144.55 MHz. (See
ARRL 2 Meter band plan) Multiple digital modes may be
used, and participants are free to use any generally
accepted Digital mode, but only ONE Digital QSO with a
given station regardless of mode
Full rules and paperwork: