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G8 Single Band Award

G8 Single Band Award


Work British Amateur radio stations on ONE band only, in different Counties and with different prefixes. One G8 callsign is essential.

Award Classes

In the following list, the first number is for the number of counties worked. The second number is for the number of different prefixes worked.

Class "A" = Lowest Class           Class "J" =Highest Class
Example:( A) 10 Counties/ 6 different prefixes.

(A) 10/6   (B) 20/12   (C) 30/18    (D) 40/24   (E) 50/30   (F) 60/36   (G) 70/42    (H} 78/48   (I) 90/48

County Examples; Surrey, Kent, Cumbria, Cornwall, Co. Antrim, Powys

Callsign Examples G8 G1 GW3 G4 GI7 M0 M5 MM3 2E0 2M1 GB4 etc


  1. No QSL cards are required but the submitted list of contacts must be certified by two fully licensed radio amateurs.

  2. The list is to include full log book details, ie date, times, mode, band, callsign and signal reports

  3. SWL's log on a "heard" basis as above.

  4. Single/Mixed Modes,  /P and /M count on one band only.

  5. Award fee:  2.00

  6. The Award is given at the discretion of the Farnborough and District Radio Society.

  7. All applications for the award are to be made to the Society's Awards Manager Contact Us

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