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"It's a fine fox chase, my boys!"
George Washington, Battle of Princeton, 1777



A QRP Fox Hunt is a series of 90 minute Amateur Radio events during which low-power (QRP) stations, or "Hounds," attempt to make contact with specific QRP stations designated as "The Fox."

 The 2018-2019
Winter QRP Fox Hunts


Announcing:
FOXTRAVAGANZA!

The Winter 2018-2019 FOXTRAVAGANZA will take place on Thursday, April 25th, 2019.  All of the 40M and 80M  Foxes, Alternates, and members of the QRP Foxhunt Committee can call CQ FOX on either 40 or 80 Meters or both.  How many can you work?  There will be no official scoring, but please post your log and brag (or complain) on the QFOX List or Facebook!



40M
Tuesdays, November 6th 2018 through April 4th 2019

The Winter 2018-2019 40M Fox Hunt began on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 and ran through Tuesday, April 4th,  2019.  No Hunts were conducted during the weeks of Thanksgiving 
and Christmas.  There were two hunts each Tuesday, as per the schedule linked below.


40M Fox Hunt Schedule

Results, 40M Foxes

Results, 40M Hounds
 
The 40M Fox Hunts are conducted under our Winter Rules 
80M
Thursdays, November 8th 2018 through April 6th 2019

The Winter 2018-2019  80M Fox Hunt began Thursday, November 8th, 2018, and ran through Thursday, April 6th 2019.  No Hunts were conducted during the weeks of Thanksgiving  and Christmas.  There were two hunts each Thursday, as per the schedule linked below. 


Winter 2018-2019 TEAMS
Team Results

Q Fox
QRP Fox Hunt Group



Click Here for Chuck Adams and the beginning of it all! 

Click Here for some more 1994-95 Fox Hunt History! 

Click Here for the K3ESE QRP Fox Hunt primer! 

QRP Fox Hunt Definitions:
   Fox    =    The station the Hounds try to work.   
   Hound    =    Each QRP station trying to work The Fox.   
Team = Group of 5 hounds acting as a team, to participate in the 
teams competition.
   Pelt    =    Slang for a completed QSO.   
   QRO    =    Any output power greater than 5 watts.   
   QRP    =    5 watts or less RF output from the transmitter.   
   QRPp    =    1 watt or less RF output from the transmitter.   
   QSO    =    Complete exchange of Signal Report, QTH,
Operator's Name, & Power Output.
  
   QTH    =    State, Canadian Province (or Country if outside US/Can).   
QFOX = Internet Reflector (list) for QRP Fox Hunt discussion

Previous Seasons:

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The QRP Fox Hunt Committee wishes to thank the Colorado QRP Club  for their generous sponsorship of these hunts! We especially want to thank the many hams who have helped with administration of the hunts from time to time, and N1FN (ET), at Morse Express, for all of the web assistance he has provided to CQC and the QRP Fox Hunts since their first appearances on the Internet!
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