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80M Fox Hunt
The Winter 2017-2018 80M Fox Hunt will begin on Thursday, November 9th, 2017, and run through Thursday, March 29th, 2018. There will be no Hunts during the week of the Thanksgiving holiday. There are two hunts each Thursday, so 20 Foxes will be needed. Each Fox will be scheduled for two hunts, usually separated by several weeks.
are three factors
that are considered in selecting Foxes:
1. Skill-- the Fox must be able to work through a pile-up and
complete as many exchanges as possible during the hunt. If
cannot send and receive at 20wpm you will find it extremely
2. Equipment-- the ability to put a stable 5W
through a good antenna, and a receiver that has adequate sensitivity
and selectivity, with at least +/- 1KHz RIT or "split" capability.
3. Location-- we will strive for as wide a
distribution of Foxes as possible, consistent with the other