Contest Rules - Hungarian DX Contest

Organizer: Hungarian Radioamateur Society.

Goals: to promote the traditionally good friendship between the radioamateurs.

Date and time: The 3rd full weekend of January, between Saturday 12:00 UT to Sunday 11:59 UT. In 2015: 17-18th January.

Participants: any licensed radioamateur station or SWL.

Frequencies: 1,8 - 28 MHz (no WARC bands). The recommendations for IARU Region 1. Bandplan have to be obeyed.

Modes: CW and SSB.


QRP: Max 10W out
Low Power: Max 100W out
High Power: Max 1500W out

The Categories to be used in the header of the Cabrillo log files can be found on the contest home page ( under the Submit Log / Example Cabrillo menu.

Contacts: Any station can be contacted during the contest. Every station can be contacted once per band and mode.

Exchange: RS(T) + QSO number starting with 001. MM stations shall use separate serial numbers per band, starting with 001.

Stations operating from HUNGARY - RS(T) give their HA-DXC member number or two letters county code.

Hungarian county codes: ZA, GY, VA, KO, VE, SO, TO, BA, FE, BP, NG, HE, PE, SZ, BE, CS, BN, BO, SA, HB.


Multipliers: Hungarian counties and HA-DXC member numbers per band.

 Total score: Sum of QSO points multiplied by sum of multipliers. If no Hungarian stations were reached multiply QSO points by one.

 Logs: Only Cabrillo format. Cabrillo files can be

If you cannot create a Cabrillo file please use our simple manual log editor interface on the web under the following URL:

If you have any questions or remarks please use our information e-mail: address:

Paper log only for check.

Deadline of log submission is 30 days after the contest (based on email timestamp or postal stamp)

FREE Contest Softwares: N1MM logger, SD by EI5DI, MixW.

Awards: every contest participant gets a certification which will be available for download on the contest home page after publishing the final result.