There are some great operators in W1-2-3-4, but Steve is right. Virtually
no shot from west of the Mississippi in any contest where Europe is
essential for contacts or multipliers.
At 09:18 PM 4/4/2005 -0400, Steve London wrote:
> > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> > I disagree. The majority of the US does have a shot at winning the
>Yeah, right ! When was the last time you (or anyone else who normally lives
>near the east coast) operated from west of 90 degrees W longitude and came
>close to winning the SOAB high power category in any major contest ? Try it
>sometime for a learning experience.
>I guess those of us who consistently put in major efforts and operate from
>6, 7, or 0 are simply 3rd class lids, or we would have occassionally won.
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