Digital Macros!

One more Q!


The following are suggested macros to be used in digital contests. The initial macros are based on CQ WPX, with only the differences listed for other contests, below the CQ WPX section.

Note that the wild card tags here are used by PSK Express and N7YG Digital Engine. You may have to modify the tags for your digital software:


CQ WPX


Running a Frequency:

CQ

<TX>
WPX <MYCALL> <MYCALL> CQ
<RXCLEAR>

Note, WPX can be replaced by CQ TEST. For example: CQ TEST <MYCALL> <MYCALL> CQ


Run Ex (Run Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> 599 <SERIAL#> <SERIAL#>
<RXCLEAR>


Tnx (Run Thanks)

<TX>
<CALL> TU <MYCALL> CQ
<RXCLEAR> <LOG>

Note, CQ can be replaced by QRZ?, but CQ eliminates two characters.




Search and Pounce:

My Call

<TX>
<MYCALL> <MYCALL>
<RXCLEAR>


SP Ex (Search and Pounce Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> TU 599 <SERIAL#> <SERIAL#>
<RXCLEAR>




Other:

Agn?

<TX>
AGN? AGN?
<RX>


B4 (Duplicate)

<TX>
<CALL> QSO B4 73 <MYCALL> QRZ?
<RXCLEAR>


Rpt (Repeat)

<TX>
<CALL> <SERIAL#> <SERIAL#> <SERIAL#> <MYCALL>
<RX>




ARRL RTTY


The macros for ARRL RTTY will be identical to CQ WPX above, with the excpetion of:

Run Ex (Run Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> 599 MD MD
<RXCLEAR>


SP Ex (Search and Pounce Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> TU 599 MD MD
<RXCLEAR>


Rpt (Repeat)

<TX>
<CALL> MD MD
<RX>




CQ World Wide


The macros for CQ WW will be identical to CQ WPX above, with the excpetion of:

Run Ex (Run Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> 599 05 MD 05 MD
<RXCLEAR>


SP Ex (Search and Pounce Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> TU 599 05 MD 05 MD
<RXCLEAR>


Rpt (Repeat)

<TX>
<CALL> 599 05 MD 05 MD
<RX>




NAQP RTTY


The macros for NAQP RTTY will be identical to CQ WPX above, with the excpetion of:

Run Ex (Run Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> YourName MD YourName MD
<RXCLEAR>


SP Ex (Search and Pounce Exchange)

<TX>
<CALL> TU YourName MD YourName MD
<RXCLEAR>


Rpt (Repeat)

<TX>
<CALL> YourName MD YourName MD
<RX>