This set of 3 different awards may be requested by Italian and foreign OM/SWL who have worked/heard the required number of prefixes used by Italian OMs.
To identify a prefix the same rules as for the WPX award apply. For example, I1, I2, I3, I4, IZ0, IZ1, IZ2 etc. are all different prefixes.
For the purpose of this diploma prefixes used by stations operating from San Marino ( T7 ), SMOM ( 1A0 ), the Vatican City ( HV ) and foreign hams operating portable in Italy ( example: IL7/DL5AA ) are not accepted.
At present there are more than 100 different prefixes used by Italian hams ( block IAAZ-IAZZ ). Accordingly, the award will be issued in 3 different classes according to the number of prefixes worked/heard.
For having worked/heard at least 30 different prefixes
For having worked/heard at least 50 different prefixes
For having worked/heard at least 100 different prefixes.
There is no fee for the awards. You will receive each award via email in the format of a PDF or JPEG file.
Endorsement may be requested only for mode ( HF, VHF, SSB, CW, MIXED…).
QSO/HRD validity 1.1.1985.
QSL cards are not needed, just send a list of stations worked/heard in order of prefix as shown in the example below.
Send your application via email to the award manager IK3GER, Paolo Corsetti,
Application example ( order by prefix )
C a l l D a t e Gmt MHz Mode
I0ABC 07/09/1994 09.32 7 SSB
I1AAB 13/01/2001 18.50 3.5 CW
IK0AAE 30/03/2007 08.43 14 RTTY
Send your application via email to the award manager IK3GER,