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RE: [CQ-Contest] DX Sprint is a good idea

To: "Gary K9GS" <GaryK9GS@wi.rr.com>,"CQ-Contest Post" <cq-contest@contesting.com>
Subject: RE: [CQ-Contest] DX Sprint is a good idea
From: "Randy Thompson, K5ZD" <k5zd@charter.net>
Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2004 02:58:27 -0000
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Yes, Gary.  You are mostly right.  The East Coast does enjoy a tremendous
advantage in DX contests.

However, for those who think op skill and hardware are not also a factor,
you are welcome to come visit New England for a contest and attempt to prove

Randy, K5ZD

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:cq-contest-bounces@contesting.com]On Behalf Of Gary K9GS
> Sent: Friday, March 19, 2004 04:13 AM
> To: CQ-Contest Post
> Subject: Re: [CQ-Contest] DX Sprint is a good idea

> I just wish for once that the East coast would acknowledge that they have
> such a geographically superior advantage in DX contests.  It's not the
> station hardware, it's not operating skill, it's location, location,
> location.
> 73,
>  Gary
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