In the fascinating world of Amateur Radio we are all very familiar with a lot of different types of events and contests like static and mobile fox hunting, CQ , QRP, digital mode, satellite, dx-pedition, workshop, seminars etc., but, we are not very familiar with Radio Survival Contests. The Bengal hams are organizing this very exciting and challenging event during the EIHM 2019 at Sundarbans National Park, Bengal.
This is purely a ham radio sports event and it is a very challenging one. It tests your home brewing ability and skills as well as patience and endurance.
ln view of natural calamity and disaster, this contest will be very significant, much
helpful and show the way forward for the future. So take the challenge and prove yourself as a distinguished amateur radio enthusiast and skilled home brewer. At the time of need you can save lives.
In this scenario, you are removed from your cosy Radio Shack and placed in a jungle island of Sunderbans. Would you be bold enough to take the challenge of building a 20 m / 40 m / 80 m CW / SSB / AM Rig and communicate from one of the Islands of the Sundarbans with judges' control station.
So, come forward and take the Challenge and prove yourself as a great skilled Ham. Each contestant team consists of four valid amateur radio operators. This team will be assigned with the specific task of building their own CW / SSB / AM QRP transmitter or transceiver with the supplied components.
The team will be droped by boat at different islands of Sundarbans. The team will build their rig to transmit good CW / SSB / AM signal and try to communicate with the control station.
Lunch packet, drinking water will provided on site.