>>>When tuning for a clear spot, I often purposely *do* set up 1 kHz or so above
>>>someone calling unanswered CQ's, kinda using Tree's philosophy by brute force
>>>("you're not doing any good, so MOVE!") :-)
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>>1kHz??? This doesn't sound very aggressive to me. Since I use two stages of
>>250 Hz filters, I'd never even know you were 1 kHz down (especially since
Obviously 1 kHz refers to phone contests, since that was a point in Tree's
post. In a CW test it's more like 200-300 Hz.
>>usually do when trying to steal a run frequency is go below the target about
>>and then inch up on him. If I can get a bunch of responses, that usually
Agreed. A common tactic, again more useful on phone. If you did that to me on CW
I'd just shift my passband or something.